Authentic Teh Tarik Recipe: How To Perfectly Pull The Malaysian Milk Tea

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Teh Tarik Recipe

Teh Tarik is a popular Malaysian drink made with black tea and condensed milk. It is known for its rich and creamy flavor, as well as the unique technique of pulling the tea to create a frothy top. Here is a classic Teh Tarik recipe for you to enjoy:

Classic Teh Tarik Recipe


Teh Tarik Recipe - Malaysian Pulled Tea  Wandercooks
Teh Tarik Recipe – Malaysian Pulled Tea Wandercooks

– 2 cups water
– 2 tablespoons black tea leaves
– 2 tablespoons condensed milk
– Sugar (optional)


1. Boil the water in a pot.
2. Add the black tea leaves and let it steep for 3-5 minutes.
3. Strain the tea leaves and pour the tea into a cup.
4. Add the condensed milk and sugar to taste.
5. Using a tea strainer and cup, pull the tea back and forth between the two containers to create a frothy top.
6. Serve hot and enjoy your delicious Teh Tarik!

Now, let’s explore some unique and delicious Teh Tarik recipes that will impress even the most discerning foodies:

Teh Tarik Latte


– 1 cup brewed black tea
– 1/2 cup frothed milk
– 1 tablespoon condensed milk
– Cinnamon powder for garnish


1. Brew a cup of black tea and let it cool slightly.
2. Froth the milk using a milk frother or whisk.
3. Pour the brewed tea into a cup.
4. Add the condensed milk and stir well.
5. Gently pour the frothed milk on top of the tea.
6. Sprinkle cinnamon powder on top for garnish.
7. Enjoy your creamy and indulgent Teh Tarik Latte!

Teh Tarik Ice Cream


– 2 cups heavy cream
– 1 cup condensed milk
– 1/2 cup brewed black tea
– 1 teaspoon vanilla extract


1. In a mixing bowl, whip the heavy cream until stiff peaks form.
2. Gently fold in the condensed milk, brewed black tea, and vanilla extract.
3. Pour the mixture into a container and freeze for at least 4 hours.
4. Scoop the Teh Tarik ice cream into cones or bowls.
5. Serve and savor the creamy and flavorful Teh Tarik ice cream!

These unique and delicious Teh Tarik recipes are sure to elevate your culinary skills and impress your friends and family. Give them a try and enjoy the rich and creamy flavors of this beloved Malaysian drink in new and exciting ways!