The Sweet Joy of Kolkata Street Chai

Kolkata the ‘City of Joy is undoubtedly the Tea capital of India with both Assam Tea and Darjeeling Tea being traded from here across the country and the world since imperial days. It is no surprise then that the finest chai is brewed on the streets of Kolkata. The trademark of Kolkata Street Chai is the Kulhads or clay cups in which tea is served. People of Kolkata love to spend their leisure time with a cup of the street Chai and you will also find office workers during their breaks crowding around the Chaiwalla in lively and animated conversation over their much loved Chai. The Chai served is a blend of rich Assam Tea and exotic Indian spices which may include cardam