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A couple of cups of Sudanese cinnamon tea with sugar

Sudanese Cinnamon Tea (Shai)

A wonderful way to enjoy a cup of tea.
Course Drinks
Cuisine Sudanese
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Servings 2
Calories 55kcal
Author Darlene at International Cuisine


  • 2 cups water
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • 1 Tbsp black tea leaves
  • 2 Tbsp sugar or to taste


  • Bring 2 cups of water to a boil with 2 cinnamon sticks
  • When boiling, pour over the tea leaves or bags
  • Let steep until desired flavor
  • Add sugar as desired


Calories: 55kcal | Carbohydrates: 15g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 13mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 12g | Calcium: 42mg | Iron: 1mg