The life of a Chai Wallah | Hope & Glory
Hope & Glory
·In Hindi, a wallah is someone makes or sells a certain good. Chai means tea. A chai wallah is person who makes or sells tea—or both!
Last updated 5 years ago
About - Chai Wallahs of India
What is a Chai Wallah? In Hindi, a wallah is someone makes or sells a certain good. Chai means tea. A chai wallah is person who makes or sells tea—or both! But in India, chai isn’t simply tea, a hot drink made with water and leaves. Nor is it a “chai tea latte,” the popular beverage …
Local news, sports, business, politics, entertainment, travel, restaurants and opinion for Seattle and the Pacific Northwest.
T. Gowda, a chai wallah, makes traditional Indian chai near the Bhuleshwar neighborhood in Mumbai. The tea is made with boiled milk and spices and served in small cups on the street.
15 Tea Traditions From Around the World
Tea India is both a producer and consumer of tea. Best known for its chai blends that mix black tea leaves with spices like cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, cloves, cardamom, and pepper. Spicy tea is such a quintessential element of day-to-day life that is sipped on the go, offered to houseguests, and found for sale on nearly every street. Vendors called chai wallahs traditionally sell their brew in small sustainable clay cups made from local earth.