How to make Adrak Kali Mirch Chai -

A wonderful blend of tea, ginger and black peppercorn .

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe has featured on the show Khanakhazana.

Main Ingredients : Ginger (अदरक), Black peppercorns (काली मिर्च)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Beverages

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Adrak Kali Mirch Chai

Adrak Kali Mirch Chai 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 : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Adrak Kali Mirch Chai Recipe

  • Ginger crushed 1 inch piece

  • Black peppercorns 8

  • Tea leaves 3-4 teaspoons

  • Fennel seeds (saunf) 1/2 teaspoon

  • Fresh mint leaves 6-8

  • Milk 1 cup

  • Sugar 4-5 teaspoons


Step 1

Heat three cups of water in a pan.

Step 2

Take peppercorns and fennel seeds in a mortar and pound with a pestle. Add this to the water. Crush the ginger and add. Add fresh mint leaves and let the water come to a boil.

Step 3

Add tea leaves and continue to boil. Add milk and let the mixture boil once more. Add sugar and simmer the mixture for two to three minutes.

Step 4

Strain and serve piping hot.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

Chef Sanjeev Kapoor is the most celebrated face of Indian cuisine. He is Chef extraordinaire, runs a successful TV Channel FoodFood, hosted Khana Khazana cookery show on television for more than 17 years, author of 150+ best selling cookbooks, restaurateur and winner of several culinary awards. He is living his dream of making Indian cuisine the number one in the world and empowering women through power of cooking to become self sufficient. His recipe portal is a complete cookery manual with a compendium of more than 10,000 tried & tested recipes, videos, articles, tips & trivia and a wealth of information on the art and craft of cooking in both English and Hindi.