WHAT IS CHAI LATTE?
Never heard of a chai latte? In the last few years, it has become very popular and is now available in almost every trendy coffee shop. The most common spices that are used in this drink are cinnamon, ginger and black pepper. Nowadays, you can also add flavours such as vanilla, chocolate and hazelnut to give your chai latte a personal touch
A chai latte is made of milk and delicious spices. The chai latte is a drink which is always drunk hot and it is one of the world’s oldest drinks and originated in India. It is mainly based on tea and, in fact, chai latte is also often called chai tea latte. This is because there is no coffee in a chai tea latte.
A delicious, creamy and spicy tea drink topped off with milk foam. Discover how to make chai tea latte at home with TASSIMO!
How to make a Chai Latte with TASSIMO?
So, how do you make a chai latte? It has never been easier. No need to make tea and add spices yourself. All you need are TASSIMO chai latte pods. TASSIMO chai latte is a delicious specialty, with the flavour of Indian spices and a frothy milk foam. Want to know how to make a chai latte? Take a look at our chai latte recipe.
What is a Dirty chai latte?
A dirty chai latte is extremely perfect if you don't like very strong coffee but still want to drink a chai latte with coffee. A dirty chai latte is a combination of espresso, milk and spiced black tea. The combination of these ingredients creates a smooth milky latte with spices and a slight coffee taste. If you like strong coffee, you can add an extra shot of espresso to your chai latte.
What spices are in chai latte? The spices in chai latte mainly consist of spiced black tea. You can also add the following spices to your chai latte: cinnamon, black pepper, cloves or ginger. You can make the chai latte as you like completely at home and you can use your own spices.
How to make a Dirty Chai Latte with TASSIMO?
Take an Espresso T DISC and insert it in your TASSIMO machine
At the touch of a button your TASSIMO machine will make your espresso and enjoy the smell of coffee aroma.
Switch the Espresso pod for a Chai Latte T DISC
At the touch of a button, your chai latte will be poured on top of your espresso, finished off with a lovely foam layer.
Add some extra spices such as vanilla or cinnamon if you like and your TASSIMO dirty chai latte is ready. Enjoy!
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