Dirty Chai Latte recipe ... coffee with flavorful chai spices! Learn how to make a Dirty Chai Latte with this easy drink recipe. This DIY Dirty Chai Iced Latte or hot Espresso is the perfect afternoon or morning pick me up! | Hello Little Home
Dirty Chai Latte
Prep Time
10 mins
Total Time
10 mins
 

Treat yourself to a Dirty Chai Latte ... hot or iced, it's the perfect afternoon pick-me-up and takes minutes to make!

Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: dirty chai, dirty chai latte, dirty chai recipe
Servings: 1 drink
Calories: 125 kcal
Author: Ginnie
Ingredients
For Hot Dirty Chai Latte:
  • 1 black tea bag
  • 1 to 2 shots espresso, or 2 to 4-ounces strong coffee
  • 1 to 2 tablespoons Chai Tea Mix
  • 1/3 cup whole milk
  • ground cinnamon, optional
For Iced Dirty Chai Latte:
  • 1 black tea bag
  • 2 shots espresso, or 4 oz. strong coffee
  • 1 to 2 tablespoons Chai Tea Mix
Instructions
Prepare Hot Dirty Chai Latte
  1. Place tea bag in a large coffee cup. Cover with 1 cup boiling water and let steep for 3 to 5 minutes.

  2. Discard tea bag, then add hot espresso to tea.

  3. Stir in 1 to 2 tbsp. of chai tea mix (to taste).

  4. Microwave milk until hot (about 45 seconds), then froth using a milk frother (or shake in a sealed mason jar).

  5. Add frothed milk to drink, then sprinkle with cinnamon, if desired.

  6. Serve hot. Enjoy!
Prepare Iced Dirty Chai Latte:
  1. Place tea bag in a large coffee cup. Cover with 1 cup boiling water and let steep for 3 to 5 minutes.

  2. Remove tea bag, then place tea in freezer for a few minutes to cool slightly.

  3. Fill a large, tall glass 3/4 full with ice. Pour tea over ice.

  4. Mix espresso with 1 to 2 tbsp chai tea mix (to taste), then add to iced tea.

  5. Stir well, then serve immediately. Enjoy!

Notes

The chai tea mix is also delicious mixed with regular coffee ... no tea required!