Spiced Coconut Chai Elixir

Serve 2 


Tea Powder

  • 10 green cardamom pods
  • 12 black cardamom pods
  • 20 cloves
  • 7 cinnamon sticks (1″each)
  • 1 teaspoon jaggery powder

Tea Drink

  • 1 cup water
  • 1/2 inch ginger,  crushed crushed
  • 2 green cardamom pods, crushed
  • 4 teaspoons jaggery powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon tea powder
  • 1/2 cup thick coconut milk


  1. Grind all the tea powder ingredients in a small jar, then strain through a small strainer. This powder can be stored for up to 6 months.
  2. To make the drink, heat a pan and add the water, crushed ginger, crushed cardamom, and jaggery. boil for 5 minutes, then add 1/4 teaspoon of tea powder, and stir.
  3. Switch off the stove, add the thick coconut milk, and cover for 2 minutes. Sieve the tea, and serve.


  1. Exotic Flavor Fusion: The blend of green cardamom, black cardamom, cloves, cinnamon, and a touch of jaggery creates a uniquely spiced tea powder, infusing the elixir with an exotic and aromatic flavor profile.
  2. Digestive Elixir: Cardamom and ginger, both prominent ingredients in this recipe, are known for their digestive properties. They can help soothe the stomach, alleviate indigestion, and promote overall digestive well-being.
  3. Natural Sweetness: The use of jaggery powder as a sweetener adds a natural sweetness with a hint of caramel undertones, avoiding the need for refined sugars. Jaggery also provides some essential minerals and antioxidants.
  4. Anti-Inflammatory Ginger: The addition of crushed ginger not only contributes a warm and slightly spicy kick but also brings potential anti-inflammatory and immune-boosting properties to the elixir.
  5. Rich Aroma and Warmth: The combination of aromatic spices, including green and black cardamom, cloves, and cinnamon, delivers a rich and comforting aroma. This, coupled with the warmth of the coconut milk, creates a soothing beverage perfect for relaxation.
  6. Coconut Milk Creaminess: Thick coconut milk adds a creamy texture to the chai, complementing the spice blend and providing a dairy-free alternative. Coconut milk also contains healthy fats that can contribute to a feeling of satiety.
  7. Customizable Spice Blend: The homemade tea powder allows for customization, letting you adjust the intensity of the spices according to your preference. Plus, the stored tea powder ensures convenience for future use.
  8. Serving for Two: This recipe is tailored for two servings, making it ideal for sharing a cozy moment or as a delightful beverage to accompany conversations.

Indulge in the rich, spiced goodness of the Spiced Coconut Chai Elixir—a perfect balance of flavors and healthful elements for a satisfying tea experience.

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