JOIN US FOR JAL JEERA

JOIN US FOR JAL JEERA

Spiced Iced Tea Lemonade  This week at The Chai Bar, we are feeling the heat. If you love the idea of a hot, tropical summer and cant wait to sip on some cooling chai, join us for Jal-jeera  Jal is Hindi for Water  Jeera is Hindi for Cumin Unconventional to think of a cumin chai, we know.  But hear us out.  Jal-jeera is a classic Indian beverage.  Chilled water flavored with a spice mix containing cumin, dried mango powder, ginger, black pepper, black salt/ fruit salt, fruit powder, and more. It's a tangy, spicy summer drink, often used as an appetizer to stimulate the tastebuds- (amuse-bouche). Every household...

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Lemon Lavender Loaf

Lemon Lavender Loaf

  Today's blog starts on a somewhat somber note.  While we genuinely want to be thankful for so much. The spring weather, blooms, seedlings, the prospect of lounging outdoors on warm summer evenings sipping chilled Chai cocktails with friends, we can't seem to let go of the heaviness that comes from watching/ reading the news regarding India.  Madura and I are both from Maharashtra, a large state along the country's western coast. India is currently reeling under the pressure of a massive wave of Coronavirus.  Our hearts go out to those in India reeling under the wave of the Pandemic.  This is very...

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Iced, Spiced; Chilled Chai.

Iced, Spiced; Chilled Chai.

The Chai Bar Brew Crew is fully vaccinated! YAY. I can't wait to go to a beach/ lake/ park/ anywhere outdoors and enjoy the warmer weather this weekend. Honestly, I don't if it's going to rain, but rain or shine, I know what I will be drinking. Sugrisma Summer Masala Chai. It is the perfect blend for spring through summer. This versatile blend can be molded according to what you need for the weather.  You can enjoy a piping hot creamy cup of sugrisma made with whole milk.  Or, A chilled chai blended with ice and coconut cream. If you want to cut the milk,...

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Pink Chai Pudding

Pink Chai Pudding

Gulabi Sabudana Kheer  This rich tea'licious treat is perfect to eat on days of fasting or for a quick chilled snack while doing yard work on a weekend.  With spring comes the never-ending list of outdoor chores. Here in Ohio, we get a mixed bag of windy, rainy, and, yes, even snowy days all the way up to May. So some days, we are slathered in sunscreen with our hats and scarves spreading mulch in shorts and tanks; other days, we are slathered in sunscreen covered in layers with our beenies laying bricks.   The Chai Bar's Gulabi Kashmiri Pink Chai...

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Laven Der Weather 

Laven Der Weather 

April showers bring May flowers; what a rainy week it's been. 

Speaking of spring flowers, we have added a brand new product to our floral sugar blends. Introducing "DRUMROLL" Lava, Lavender Sugar.

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