Whether you're an author or not, you've heard it before: All authors drink.
But what do they drink?
Happy Friday, my lovelies! With the cold fast approaching we all crave something warm. Well, today author Siobhan Muir has just the perfect drink: Chai tea!
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Indian Chai Tea
1 cup milk
1 cup water
4-5 cardamom pods crushed or 1/4 tsp ground
1 inch cinnamon stick broken up or 1/2 tsp ground
1/4 tsp fresh ginger minced or 1/4 tsp ground
2 tsp good quality black tea (Assam, Jasmine, Oolong)
Sugar or Stevia to taste
Crush spices up with a mortar and pestle unless using ground spices. Add spices to milk and water, and bring to a boil. Add the black tea and boil 2 to 4 minutes. Add sugar to taste and strain with mesh strainer.
Makes two cups of tea.
Siobhan Muir lives in Cheyenne, Wyoming with her husband, two daughters, and a vegetarian cat she swears is a shapeshifter, though he's never shifted when she can see him. When not writing, she spends time looking down a microscope at fossil fox teeth, pursuing her other love, paleontology. An avid reader of science fiction/fantasy, her husband gave her a paranormal romance for Christmas one year, and she was hooked. She’s been writing since childhood. Friends and family threatened to lynch her unless she published. Siobhan believes in happily ever after, redemption, and communication, which you’ll find in her paranormal romance stories.
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