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instant chai mix

Recipe by
Kathi Hamill
Middle of Nowhere, FL

I adjusted this recipe from one floating around on the internet, because I don't like french vanilla creamer. I also added some extra spices to give it a deeper flavor. This is perfect on a cold day!

yield serving(s)
prep time 10 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For instant chai mix

  • 2 1/2 c
  • 2 tsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 1 c
    powdered milk
  • 2 c
    powdered creamer
  • 1 1/2 c
    instant unsweetened tea
  • 2 tsp
    ground ginger
  • 2 tsp
    ground cinnamon
  • 1 tsp
    ground cloves
  • 1 tsp
    ground cardamom
  • 1 tsp
    ground allspice
  • 1 tsp
    ground nutmeg
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground white pepper

How To Make instant chai mix

  • 1
    Mix vanilla into sugar in a large bowl. Allow to dry. Break into small lumps.
  • 2
    Add remaining ingredients into sugar mixture in bowl.
  • 3
    In a blender or food processor, process 1 cup at a time until it is the consistency of fine powder.
  • 4
    To serve: Stir 3 tablespoons into a mug of hot water, adjust to taste. Stir well, and enjoy!