Temperatures in the UAE have dropped and that also means, its officially ‘Chai’ time! And when it comes to chai, UAE certainly has the best. After all, the region has a special love affair with Karak. This winter, we scouted for new places to try the humble beverage and that’s when we chanced upon this hidden gem in Garhoud. Karakccino in Garhoud has captured chai lovers’ hearts with a wide selection of speciality drinks. Read on to know more about this new chai gem in town!
Sip on magic tea, nanas chai, smoky chai & more
The cafe has been around from 2017 and has been serving some unique chai-based beverages ever since. The no-frills eatery has a drool-worthy menu featuring a wide range of beverages. Diners can pick from a whole range of unique chais, coffees, milkshakes and more. Team up your beverage with a side of burger, fries, sandwich, nuggets, falafel, hot dog and more.
However, we recommend you head here for their unique chais. Sip into their ‘Magic Tea’ which is made using the an in-house secret powder, mixed with milk to create two layers. The magic happens when the tea decoction is poured in between these two layers. If you wish to experiment more, try the Nanas Chai- the healthier version of chai, served with pineapple, honey and ginger powder.
Lastly, their most innovative beverage in the Smoke Chai, giving the beverage a smoky flavour. In addition, they also serve Sulaimani tea, and green tea.
Lastly, the cafe also serves breakfast staples like toast with strawberries and nutella, energy toast, french toast and even a smart breakfast with peanut butter, apples and black raisins.
So, weather you need a karak, a coffee or a quick, sumptuous meal- Karakccino is your answer!