The festive season has officially descended upon us, bringing with it an air of celebration, joy and of course, the perfect excuse to indulge in some delicious cocktails. If you’re tired of the same old predictable libations and are on the lookout for a drink that screams ‘main character energy,’ look no further than Kendall Jenner’s latest TikTok revelation: the Chaitini. Yes, you read that right — chai meets martini, and it’s a game-changer.
Kendall Jenner, known for her trendsetting ways, has shaken up the cocktail scene once again with her Dirty Chai Martini, featuring none other than her own 818 Tequila Reposado. The model, who has already won hearts with her OG espresso martini, decided to sprinkle some festive magic into the mix by infusing the warm and spicy notes of chai. It’s safe to say; this Chaitini is destined to be the life of the party as we usher in the New Year.
Kendall Jenner’s Chaitini Recipe
For those looking to embark on this tipsy flavour adventure, here’s how you can recreate Kendall’s Chaitini magic in the comfort of your own home.
- 4 oz Tequila (preferably 818 Tequila Reposado)
- 2 oz Amarula Cream Liqueur
- 2 oz Tazo Classic Chai Tea Concentrate (or, you could just brew your own chai)
- 2 oz Oat Milk (or any milk of your choice)
- 3 Dashes Chocolate Bitters
- Cinnamon Powder
- Fill a cocktail shaker with ice, ready to make magic happen.
- Add the star of the show, 4 ounces of tequila.
- Pour in 2 ounces of Amarula cream liqueur, bringing a touch of decadence to the mix.
- Spice things up with 2 ounces of your chai concentrate. This is where the magic truly begins.
- Add 2 ounces of oat milk to create a creamy, dreamy texture.
- For that extra oomph, toss in 3 dashes of chocolate bitters. Trust us; it’s a game-changer.
- Now, the fun part — shake it like you mean it! Shake for 15-20 seconds until your concoction is frosty perfection.
- Strain your masterpiece into a cocktail glass and get ready for the grand finale.
- Sprinkle a dash of cinnamon powder over the top.
- Sip, savour and let the chai-tini take you on a journey of flavour and festivity.