Turmeric Latte – with Saffron and Spices

Turmeric Latte - Mellow Masala
Cooking Method
Cuisine ,
Difficulty Beginner
Prep Time: 15 min Cook Time: 30 min Total Time: 45 mins
Servings 2

A golden yellow sweet and flavorful beverage that is filled with nutritional value of Turmeric, honey and spices. The aroma from Turmeric latte can easily awaken your body and mind. You can replace regular tea or coffee with this drink.

    Section : Spices
  • 1 teaspoon Fresh Turmeric root (Grated)
  • 1 teaspoon Turmeric powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon Fresh Ginger root (Grated)
  • 4 Cardamoms (Ground)
  • 2 Cloves (Coarsely powdered)
  • 1/8 Nutmeg (Coarsely powdered)
  • 1/2 Star Anise (Coarsely powdered)
  • 10 Saffron strands
  • 1/2 Cinnamon (Coarsely powdered)
  • Section : Other Ingredients
  • 2 tablespoons Honey
  • 1/2 cup Water
  • 1.5 cups Milk (Or milk alternatives)
    1. Bring water to Boil in a thick bottomed saucepan
    2. Add all the spices and roots.
    3. Continue to stir and boil on low heat for another 10 minutes
    4. Add hot milk and continue to stir for another 5 minutes
    5. Remove from heat and Strain the solids
    6. Pour the Turmeric latte into cups.


Keywords: Turmeric, Latte, Spices, Saffron, Beverage, Hot drink, Indian,
Vinay Mummigatti

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