mumbai-cutting-chaiThe Mumbai cutting chai has been famous since ages for satisfying everyone - from the rich to the 'not- so-rich' equally. This form of Indian masala tea, that's made so famous the world-over, can be made so very easily. So, let's not waste any more time and learn the quick recipe to make, Mumbai Cutting Chai...


  • Water -1 cup
  • Milk- ¼ cup
  • Green cardamom-1 or a pinch of the cardamom powder
  • Fresh ginger- 1/2'’ piece crushed
  • Fennel seeds/ fennel powder- ½ a spoon
  • Sugar -2 teaspoons
  • Tea bags or powder-2-3 bags or teaspoons


Place all the ingredients in a small pan and bring them to a boil. Lower the flame & let everything simmer for 5-7 minutes. When the mixture is nice & thick take it off the flame & cover. Once it rests (for around 4-5 minutes), ·Strain it into cups & enjoy your fresh & favourite Cutting Chai Of Mumbai at the comfort of your very own home.