8 cups water
10 whole cardamom pods
2 tablespoons whole clove
2 tablespoons whole coriander
1 tablespoon black pepper corn
3 tablespoons whole allspice
3 4″ inch sticks cinnamon broken in half and lightly crushed
1 star anise
12 tea bags
1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup swerve for keto)
1 can evaporated skim milk
In a med large sauce pan, pour water and place on stove to boil. Put all spices in a large tea steeper or a square of cheese cloth and bring to a boil.
Turn heat to medium low at the boil. Add tea bags and steep 7-10 minutes.
Remove tea and spices, let drain a bit but don’t squeeze. Add sugar and stir to dissolve, turn off heat. Stir in milk. Serve hot. Not only is this delicious, it will make your house smell fabulous too!