It’s a great time for all the tea lovers today as they are celebrating International Tea Day. The occasion is observed keeping in mind the increasing consumption of this age-old beverage in the world. Even the United Nations has recognized tea’s value as a drink that has its own health benefits. Everyone knows how much we Indians love chai, isn’t it?
On the occasion of International Tea Day 2021, we have listed 5 amazing tea recipes that one must try at home. Check them out below.
Also known as Kesari chai or saffron tea, it is known to be an effective immunity booster. Get ready to indulge yourself in a flavoursome beverage! You also won’t need too many ingredients to make the same – just your regular tea leaves, saffron, and milk. Also, did you know that saffron is an antidepressant and a memory booster?
Mint Masala Tea
India is known for the distinct flavour of spices and herbs used in the dishes. Mint Masala Tea is another unique beverage that will remind you of our country’s rich culture. Moreover, mint has its own health benefits which make this tea a healthier option for everyone in the family.
Green Tea with Pomegranate & Lemon Wedges
Looking for a refreshing drink? Then wait no more! Have a sip of this amazing cold beverage and you are sorted for the day. Green tea is, anyways, known for its numerous benefits and the same applies to lemon. Pomegranate also adds to the zingy taste and flavours here. So, get ready to get a sip!
Also known as brown rice tea, this beverage is prepared using brown rice and tea leaves. Yes, that’s correct! It has a rich roasted flavour because of the rice. Some people even prefer to call it popcorn tea or people’s tea. Earlier, people who were fasting owing to religious purposes were the ones who consumed this tea.
This is yet another unique and healthy beverage that you should definitely try making at home. And yes, of course, it does involve tomatoes. Not only is the drink tasty and flavourful but is also a great remedy for cough and cold. So, what are you waiting for? Go ahead and enjoy a hot cuppa.
Also, check out some amazing green tea recipes here.
Article by Swetlana Neog