My grandmother (Biji) still makes chai everyday, every morning and every afternoon. I make it when I don't feel well, or when others need a little caffeine boost. My friends think it's magic tea, but for me, it just reminds me of my grandmother.
|Add 1/3 tsp fennel seeds, 1/3 tsp ajwain seeds, 2 cardamom pods (open and throw everything in), and 2 tea bags into 2 cups of water.|
|Boil over medium heat for 5 minutes until half the water remains.|
|Add 1 cup milk and 2 tsp sugar (if desired).|
|Boil and simmer for 3-5 minutes.|
|Drain seeds and enjoy.|