How to Make Ginger Tea- Indian Tea Recipe

Tea or chai is said to be halal addiction for Indians and Pakistanis. You will find local cafes on every street with a variety of teas including masala tea, ginger tea, simple tea, and tandoori tea. Ginger tea is famous in Indian houses. besides its aromatic flavor, it has many health benefits. You can have it to cure a cold and flu, or to treat nausea. Let’s scroll down to get the recipe guide with step-by-step images.

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Total time

10m

Cuisine

Indian

Servings

2 persons

Calories

90

Level

Easy

GINGER TEA RECIPE

ingredients

  • Water 2 cups

  • Milk 1 cup

  • Grated ginger 2tbsp

  • Green cardamom 2 pcs

  • Cinnamon stick 1 pc

  • Black tea powder 3 tsp

  • Sugar to taste

Directions

Step 1 Boil Ginger

Take a milk pan and fill it with two cups of water. Then put it over medium flame and add grated ginger, cardamom, and cinnamon stick into it. Boil them for 3 minutes or until the water turns light yellowish in color.

boil ginger

Step 2 Add & Boil Tea Powder

After the water turns its color then add black tea powder into the milk pan and let it boil for 5 minutes or until it turns deep brown in color.

add tea

Step 3 Pour Milk & Simmer the Tea

Once the water with tea powder gets boiled, pour milk into the pan along with sugar. Then cover the lid and turn the flame to low. Let it simmer for 2 minutes.

add milk

Step 4 Serve ginger tea

Remove the lid and turn off the flame. Strain the ginger tea into the cups and serve it hot with snacks. You can also sprinkle some cinnamon powder on top of ginger tea before serving.

serve

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Tips

  • You can use soy milk or almond milk as a dairy-free substitute for milk.
  • Using sugar is optional, you can skip it if you are avoiding sweetness.
  • Make sure to simmer the tea on low flame after adding milk.
  • If you are using soy milk or almond milk then don't pour them directly into boiled tea. Heat them separately and then pour them into tea after removing them from the flame.

FAQs

Is ginger good for weight loss?2022-07-31T23:22:17+05:00

Ginger tea is great for losing unwanted fat. However, for weight loss, the recipe is slightly different. Skip the milk, sugar, and black tea powder. Boil ginger along with cinnamon and cardamom in water for 5-10 minutes. Then add lemon juice into the tea for a weight loss ginger tea.

When should I drink ginger tea?2022-07-31T23:19:15+05:00

There is no defined time to drink ginger tea. You can have it any time in the day whether it’s morning, evening, or night. Mostly ginger tea is taken in the morning to boost metabolism and avoid nausea.

What is ginger tea good for?2022-07-31T23:08:40+05:00

Ginger tea has many health benefits. It is useful to treat nausea and regulate your blood glucose level. It is a good home remedy for those suffering from cold and flu. Ginger tea has anti-inflammatory properties thus it will help you with digestion and stomach-related problems like acidity.

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