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Chai Iced Tea

This spiced blend of black tea powder and cinnamon is a sure-fire treat for tea enthusiasts. A delight not only for the sweetened latte lover, but also the health-conscious tea drinker.

[Makes two 12-oz. servings]

An original recipe prepared for us by Love and Lemons. 

[Ingredients] 

Aiya Black Tea Zen Cafe Blend ......     2 tbsps.
Filtered water .............................      1½ cups
Cinnamon sticks..........................      2 sticks
Whole spice of your choice* .........      1
Almond milk ..............................      ¼-½ cup
                                                          Ice ...........................................      2 handfuls
                                                                             

Note*: For an additional spice, you can use star anise, cardamom pods, cloves, or black peppercorns.

[Directions]

  1. Bring water to a simmer over low heat. 
  2. Stir in 2 tabelspoons Black Tea Zen Cafe Blend along with cinnamon sticks, as well as a few additional spices of your choice.
  3. Turn off heat and let the tea steep for 15 minutes while it cools to room temperature.
  4. Once cool, strain the tea to remove spice pieces.
  5. Pour over ice and stir in almond milk to each glass.
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