How To Make Teh Tarik And Teh Ais


Teh tarik, or ‘pulled tea’, is more than a beverage. An iconic Malaysian drink, the process of making the tea is a form of art.

And this is how you can make it at home:

The following recipe is for 2 servings.


  • 2 + 1/2 tablespoon tea dust
  • 500ml or 2 cups of hot water
  • 4 tablespoon condensed milk


  • Mug with handle X 2
  • Coffee filter


  • In a big steel cup with a handle, put powdered tea and add hot water. Cover and leave it to steep for about 5 minutes. Strain through a coffee filter into another steel cup with a handle. Add condensed milk. Stir well.

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  • Holding a clean steel cup with tea in one hand, pour tea into a mug in another. Repeat the process a few times until tea is frothy. Try to pull it from as high as possible, allowing it to mix thoroughly and frothy. Serve hot or with a few cubes of ice for teh ais.

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