How to make Masala Chai Kulfi -

Kulfi with the flavour of masala chai – unique but tasty all the same. The ever loved masala chai (spiced tea) gets a summer makeover with this easy and delicious kulfi (Popsicle). Served here over some biscuit crumble and a bourbon chocolate syrup to make this perfect for fabulous entertaining

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Masala chai, Fennel seeds (saunf) (सौंफ)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Mithais

Masala Chai Kulfi

Masala Chai Kulfi Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 7-8 hour

Cook time : 51-60 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Masala Chai Kulfi Recipe

  • Masala chai 1 1/2 cups

  • Fennel seeds (saunf) 2 tablespoons

  • Pistachios roughly chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Dried ginger powder (soonth) 1 teaspoon

  • Rabdi 3 cups


Step 1

Dry roast fennel seeds in a non-stick pan till they change colour. Cool and grind to a fine powder.

Step 2

Dry roast pistachios in the same pan till crunchy.

Step 3

Put 1 teaspoon fennel powder in a bowl and store the remaining in an airtight container. Add dried ginger powder, masala chai, roasted pistachios and rabdi and mix well.

Step 4

Pour into individual round kulfi moulds and freeze for 8-10 hours.

Step 5

Arrange on a serving plate and serve immediately.

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