A Cup of Chai Tea

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Warmest Greetings from Nairobi, Kenya
…in the form of Chai Tea.

Our Amani Garden Cafe in Nairobi, Kenya is famous for a yummy cup of chai on chilly mornings during the dry season.

How could we not share our secret recipe with you?

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Ingredients:

2 cups milk
2 cups water
1 tablespoon loose black tea leaves
1 teaspoon chai masala*

Bring nearly to a boil. When it simmers, it’s done! Pour through sieve to strain out tea and spices. Serve hot with sugar to taste.

Chai Masala
*You can use masala from Kenya, Tanzania, or you can mix your own!
1 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp cinnamon

1/2 tsp nutmeg
1⁄4 tsp cloves

1/4 tsp cardamom
1⁄8 tsp ground black pepper

Karibu chai! 
Pairs well with gingersnaps.


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An authentic mug from Kenya. Enjoy a warm African sip of comfort before stepping out into a brisk morning.

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An authentic mug from Kenya. Enjoy a warm African sip of comfort before stepping out into a brisk morning.

Our name, Amani ya Juu, is a Swahili saying which means “Peace from Above”. We are a social economic enterprise committed to peace and reconciliation for women from many African nations and cultures. We use beautiful African materials to create high quality fair trade home goods and accessories.

Shop for our products at:

amaniafrica.org

Shop Amani. Spread Peace.

 

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