Prepare a strong tea with 8 English Breakfast tea bags in 4 cups boiling water. Steep for 5 minutes, gently squeeze tea bags and remove. Pour 1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons of hot tea into each tea cup, add 1 teaspoon of almond syrup and stir. Steam whole milk with the steamer of an espresso machine, add 1 tablespoon steamed milk and top with foamed milk. Garnish with ground nutmeg or chocolate if desired.
Makes 6 servings