Kesar Chai

How to Prepare Kesar Chai at home?

All you need is water, tea leaves, milk, saffron strands, sugar, and a few spices to make this super healthy beverage. Addition of saffron or kesar in boiling water gives the flavor and aroma to tea.

Try this Soothing and Refreshing chai/tea during a tea break or even for morning breakfast.


1. 2 cups Water

2. 1 teaspoon Tea leaves

3. 1/4 cup Milk

4. Kesari Saffron strands (7- 8 strands)

5. cinnamon stick – 1

6. cardamom powder – 1 Tsp

7. sugar – 1½ tbsp or 


1. Take a pan and add water, along with the saffron strands and cardamom powder, pepper, cinnamon stick and give it a boil. 

2. Once it begins to boil; add the tea leaves. Allow the tea leaves to simmer in the water for about a minute and turn off the heat. 

3. Once you add the tea leaves, allow it to brew just a little to ensure the tea stays light and does not turn bitter. 

4. Stir in the milk into the chai and allow it to rest for a few seconds.

 5. Strain the Kesar chai into the cups and serve. Add a few more saffron strands to the top while serving, this will give a great look and also add to the taste and flavor of the chai. 

Benefits of Kesar Chai:

 Here are the few health benefits of adding a flavor –Kesari(saffron) into your cup of tea/ chai: 

1. Antidepressant

2. Memory Booster

3. Cancer Prevention

4. Vision Health

5. Blood Pressure

6. Clear Skintone 

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