Tea Tales — monsoonchai
Chai - We can’t get enough of it!
In India, chai is more significant than only a cup of tea to begin the day - the thick sweet drink is a crucial part of every Indian’s life. When you stroll around an Indian neighbourhood, you will discover innumerable chaiwallahs (tea sellers) steaming up a warm Masala Chai for their customers. Indians drink approximately 837,000 tonnes of tea yearly, making it the country’s most famous and loved beverage. It has been documented that tea in India was firstly used for medicinal purposes back in 500 B.C, and later the culture of drinking tea was made famous by the Britishers....
How to Enjoy a Perfect Rainy Day
Starting from late July and lasting up to the end of September, the Indian monsoon season is nothing short of magical. After the long, scorching summer heat, the heavy rains, cloudy skies, and cool breeze come as a much-needed respite. Not only is it cooler and more comfortable but it is as if the rains breathe new life into all things and rejuvenate the atmosphere. The trees look green and lush, the ponds and streams are overflowing with water, the animals are happy, and it is as if the thirst of the earth has been quenched by the welcome rainfall....
The Ultimate List Of Teas To Try This Monsoon For All Chai Lovers
As the monsoon rains and breeze slowly wash away the sweltering heat of the Indian summers, a number of viruses and infections too come out to play. Dealing with this small downside of monsoons and enjoying the beautiful weather sitting at your windowsill with onion pakoras can both be done by a simple, delicious solution- chai! So here’s a list of delicious teas that are a must-try this monsoon season for all you chai lovers out there! Benares- First on the list is a blend of organic Assam black tea and an array of spices such as cinnamon, cardamom, ginger,...