Authentic Adrak Chai Recipe - Learn How to Make Indian Style Ginger Tea at Home

Indulge in the aromatic delight of Indian-style ginger tea with our authentic Adrak Chai recipe! If you're a fan of bold flavors and soothing warmth, this is your ultimate go-to beverage. Picture this: freshly grated ginger, simmered to perfection with rich, fragrant spices, and blended with the finest tea leaves.

Archana Doshi
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The Adrak Chai Recipe is a spicy and delicious version of the Indian style tea that is flavored with freshly grated ginger. The tea leaves are brewed in water along with ginger and then simmered for a few seconds in milk. 

Indulge in the aromatic delight of Indian-style ginger tea with our authentic Adrak Chai recipe! If you're a fan of bold flavors and soothing warmth, this is your ultimate go-to beverage. Picture this: freshly grated ginger, simmered to perfection with rich, fragrant spices, and blended with the finest tea leaves.

In this detailed guide, we'll walk you through each step, ensuring your cuppa is nothing short of perfection. From selecting the right ingredients to mastering the art of brewing, we've got you covered.

But what sets Adrak Chai apart? It's not just a beverage; it's a sensory journey. The fiery kick of ginger combined with the earthy notes of black tea creates a symphony of flavors that dance on your palate. And let's not forget its health benefits! Ginger is renowned for its immune-boosting properties and its ability to aid digestion, making this chai not just a treat for your taste buds, but for your well-being too.

Whether you're starting your day on a chilly morning or unwinding after a long day's work, a steaming cup of Adrak Chai is all you need to soothe your soul. So, why wait? Dive into our recipe and experience the magic of Indian-style ginger tea today!

Serve the Adrak Chai along with a your favorite tea time snack from Tikki, Samosa, Pakoras and more. Here is a collection of 70 Irresistible Vegetarian Tikki, Kebab, Cutlet & Patty Recipes for Evening Snack And Parties


Here are  a few more tea time snack that you can have along with your chai : 

  1. Ragi Snacks (Chakli And Kodubale) Recipe
  2. Baked Chevdo Recipe (Chivda Mixture -Tea Time Snack)
  3. Chilled and Spicy Peanut Salad - A Perfect Cocktail Snack

Prep in

0 M

Cooks in

10 M

Total in

10 M

Makes:

2 large cups/ mug

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 cups Water
  • 1/4 cup Milk , low fat
  • 2-1/2 teaspoons Loose leaf tea , Red Label or Lipton or Assam teas
  • 1 inch Ginger , pounded
  • Sugar , to taste

How to make Authentic Adrak Chai Recipe - Learn How to Make Indian Style Ginger Tea at Home

  1. To begin making the Adrak Chai Recipe - Indian Style Ginger Tea, prep all the ingredients.

  2. Pound the ginger using a pestle and mortar. This is my favourite brand of the the pestle and mortar and has a perfect stone and weight to pound and crush masala.

  3. In a saucepan add 1-1/2 cups of water and the pounded ginger and bring the water to a brisk boil.

  4. Allow it to boil for a few minutes so the water gets flavoured with flavours of ginger.

  5. Add in the tea leaves and allow the tea mixture to come to a brisk boil. Add the milk at this first stage of boiling and continue till you notice the colour the Adrak Chai is turning a beautiful golden brown. This will take less than a minute. Do not over boil, as the chai will become strong and kadak. 

  6. In less than minute. Turn off the heat. Allow the Adrak Chai to rest and brew for about a minute.

  7. Once done, using a small strainer filter the adrak chai into individual cups or a teapot. Stir in the sugar to taste and serve along with your favorite snack.

  8. Serve the Adrak Chai along with a your favorite tea time snack from Tikki, Samosa, Pakoras and more. Here is a collection of 70 Irresistible Vegetarian Tikki, Kebab, Cutlet & Patty Recipes for Evening Snack And Parties

Read Hindi version of the same recipe -> अदरक चाय रेसिपी - Adrak Chai Recipe