Make Your Own Chai Mix and Enjoy
a Tasty Cup of Chai
28th September 2017 -- Issue #114
Table of Contents
1. My Facebook Page/Youtube/Google Plus/Twitter Links
2. Recipe of the Week - Chai Mix
3. My Recipe Book
4. Top Tips on Toasting and Grinding Spices For Fab Flavours and Mouthwatering Aromas!
To keep up to date with new recipes and herbs and spices info,
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Homemade Chai Tea Mix
If you're into making homemade herbal and spiced teas then I recommend you make a chai mix! Super easy-to-make, it'll enable you to enjoy a fabulous cup of chai anytime you like.
Makes about 4 tbsp
1 tbsp green cardamom pods
1 tbsp cinnamon pieces (as small as possible)
1 tbsp dried orange peel
2 tsp mix of black and white peppercorns
1 tsp whole cloves
1 tsp ginger powder
tbsp = tablespoon
tsp = teaspoon
- Add everything to a pestle and mortar and grind as best as you can (The idea is to open the cardamom pods and to break down the ingredients a little so the flavours infuse)
- If you prefer, add the ingredients to your grinder and very coarsely grind by pulsing the button. (Don't grind too fine)
That's all there is to it!
Store in an airtight container out of direct sunlight. Use within 3 months.
Click here to see more of my homemade mixes and powders.
Spice Magic - Recipe Book
I've reduced the price to only $3 exclusively
for my newsletter subscribers.
This is my new downloadable recipe book all about making your own spice mixes and herb blends.
It has 100 Recipes from all around the world ranging from the basic to fairly complex.
Just a few of the recipes you'll find within...
- A Collection of BBQ Rubs
- Cajun, Creole and Taco Seasonings
- Curry Powder and Masala Blends
- Pumpkin and Pudding Spice Recipes
- Mulling and Pickling Spice Mixes
- Recipes For Dry rubs
- Blends From China, India, US, Africa and Europe
- And Many
It also has a 60 day money back guarantee.
No questions asked!
How to Toast and Grind
Dry toasting and grinding spices is the key to getting the most flavour out of your ingredients and into your home cooking...
Step 1: Add your whole spices to a dry pan over a low to medium heat and whilst stirring or shaking the pan, lightly toast them for a few minutes. When you can really smell the aromas and they start to darken, they're ready.
Step 2: Let them cool and then grind.
Step 3: For a finer blend, put them through a sieve before combining with any ground ingredients and herbs.
Click Here for step-by-step info and photos on this recommended technique.
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Until Next Week,
Jason - Spice-Mixes.com