Maple Iced Chai Latte

Iced / Drinks

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2 portions
Metric Imperial


  • 2 cups water
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 3 whole cloves
  • 4 green cardamom pods, cracked open and deseeded —we used seeds and pods
  • 3 black peppercorns
  • 1 star anise
  • ½ tsp fennel seeds
  • 3 tsp fresh ginger, sliced
  • Black tea bags or 3 tsp loose leaf black tea
  • 1 cup whole milk
  • 6 tbsp pure maple syrup (preferably amber syrup for its rich taste)


  1. Place a saucepan over high heat and add water.
  2. Add the whole spices and ginger as the water starts to a boil.
  3. Add the tea bags and reduce the heat to a simmer, allowing the tea and spices time to infuse.
  4. Once lightly steaming, froth milk with a frother or whisk to create a light foam.
  5. Add milk and maple syrup, keeping the froth back.
  6. Simmer for another 5 minutes.
  7. Strain the tea between two mugs.
  8. Pour into cups through a strainer and discard tea bags and spices.
  9. Top each latte with a bit of the milk foam and dust with a pinch of cinnamon.

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