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Kashmiri Tea Recipe – How to Make Kashmiri Chai – Pink Tea

Kashmiri tea recipe for foodies. If you are looking how to make kashmiri chai (pink tea) at home watch recipe video in hindi / urdu. Noon chai...
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Course: chai
Cuisine: Indian, Pakistani
Keyword: how to make kashmiri chai, kashmiri chai, kashmiri tea, kashmiri tea recipe, pink tea
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 45 minutes
Total Time: 50 minutes
Servings: 2 Persons
Calories: 69kcal

Equipment

  • Tea pan | Stove Top

Ingredients

  • Ingredients:
  • Kashmiri Chai – 2.5 Tsp
  • Water 3 Cups
  • Milk 2 Cups
  • Salt as to taste or 3 pinches
  • Baking Soda – 3 pinches
  • Almond – Pistachio – To taste
  • Green Cardamom 2
  • Cloves – 3
  • Cinnamon – 1 inch

Instructions

  • In tea pan, add 3 tbsp of water and as it starts boiling.
  • Add 2.5 tsp of green Kashmiri tea.
  • Cook it about 10 minutes on low medium heat.
  • After 10 minutes, add 3 pinches of baking soda.
  • Add 3 pinches of salt.
  • Also add cinnamon 1(1 inch), green cardamom (2) cloves (3).
  • Give it a good mix.
  • Cover and cook for about 40 minutes to make it a concentrated mixture.
  • After 40 minutes, turn off the stove and add ice cube water.
  • Strain the tea.
  • Now you can store the tea for 1 week in the fridge to make Kashmiri tea with milk.
  • Now in a tea pan, heat up the 2 Cups of milk.
  • As the milk started to boil, you can add the Kashmiri tea kehwa around 1 Cup. You can add more kehwa as per your pink color requirements.
  • Add crushed almonds and pistachios to enhance the flavor.
  • Now cook it for about 5 minutes and serve!

Notes

  1. The pink color comes up when you add Kashmiri tea powder in hot boiling water. So monitor the quantity to add desired pink color.
  2. A pinch of Baking soda (soda bicarbonate) will help to get the perfect pink color. So don't skip it.
  3. After adding soda, it will overflow so make sure to use a big tea utensil.
  4. Always add chilled water in hot Kashmiri kehwa. This step will give you a perfect pinkish color.

Nutrition

Serving: 1cup | Calories: 69kcal