Meaning of teh tarik in English:

teh tarik

Pronunciation /teɪ ˈtarɪk/


mass noun
  • (in Malaysian and Singaporean cuisine) a drink of sweet tea with milk, prepared by pouring the liquid back and forth repeatedly between two containers so as to produce a thick foam on top.

    ‘patrons sit and linger over their teh tarik’
    • ‘we shared many teh tariks over the years’


Malay teh tarek, from teh ‘tea’ + tarek ‘pull’.