Masala tea is extremely popular in India, owing to its taste and aroma. It is widely believed that one cup of masala tea can prevent various kinds of illnesses and keep you healthy. Masala tea is a mixture of several ingredients, including Cardamom, Cinnamon, Cloves & Ginger. Every manufacturer and tea connoisseur will have its blend of ingredients for masala tea, which means that no two cups of masala chai will be the same. That being said, the essential ingredients remain much the same.