Tea was first brought to India by the British in the 17th century. The Indians took one taste of the Brit's char and decided to make something a bit more flavorful. There are countless recipes for Chai, some with mint, others with lemongrass - each decadent and worth trying. This is my friend Rajen Shah's Masala Chai recipe.
Hare Ram Hare Krishna - Dum Maro Dum Mit Jaaye Gum - Asha Bhosle