Shaah Bigays - Somali Spice Tea

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by Coasty

Posted for ZWT 7. Sounds similar to Indian Chai

Top Review by Elmotoo

Delicious. A bit like chai. Yesterday I added a bit of milk, today I didn't. Good either way. Made for African Recipe Tag AND Make your saved recipes tag in the diabetic forum.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place spices in a mortar and lightly crush.
  2. Bring water and sugar to the boil in a pan and add spices, simmer for 5 minutes.
  3. Pour this into a tea pot and add the tea bags or loose tea. Steep for 5 mins and then strain into cups.

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