New to Leaf Tea? Try our Tea Taster Box for only $25!

Thai Iced Tea

Thai Iced Tea

This tea is great for quenching summer thirst. There are many variation on this classic number, this one is probably the most basic recipe for Thai Iced Tea.

You can experiment with coconut milk or add milk or cinnamon to the tea for a more “oriental” feel.

Make 2 glasses

  • 1 heap tbsp Chinese Black tea such as Keemum
  • 1 tbsp sweetened condensed milk
  • 2 tbsp evaporated milk
  • 2x half full glasses of ice cubes 

Directions

  1. Steep tea in boiling water for 5 minutes.
  2. Strain and stir in both milk.
  3. Pour in two glasses of ice and garnish with a twig of fresh mint.

 

You can buy the Chinese Black Tea Keemum at our website, visit Teas.com.au

 Popular thai tea mix

 

There is a popular Thai iced tea mix you can get from Asian grocery shop (pictured) - this is for us, a very poor grade tea and also there is unidentifiable colour and flavour in it. We have spoken to Thai tea enthusiasts and chefs and no one seems to know what is in it, but all can agree there is too much colour in the tea to be natural, and so as the flavour.

However, if you like this Thai tea taste, you have to buy this stuff to make it ;)

Explore More

  • Stressed? Put Your Kettle On
    Stressed? Put Your Kettle On

    If you are not stressed about something, you don't seem to have a common topic to chat over a social gathering. And f...

  • This tea is Smoking
    This tea is Smoking

    I am always surprised by the popularity of smoky tea. There are some very definite devotees to this unusual type of t...

  • Lapacho - Ancient Herb, Modern Miracle
    Lapacho - Ancient Herb, Modern Miracle

    This pamphlet attempts to explain the meaning behind the stack of research that has been published concerning the ant...