What is bubble tea?
Bubble tea is a tea-based drink. Originating in Taichung, Taiwan in the early 1980s, it includes chewy tapioca balls or a wide range of other toppings. Ice-blended versions are frozen and put into a blender, resulting in a slushy consistency. There are many varieties of the drink with a wide range of flavors.
Also known as: Boba; Pearl milk tea; Boba milk tea; Boba tea; Boba nai cha; Tapioca tea
Common ingredients: Tapioca, milk, creamer, brewed tea, sugar, flavorings
It can be served hot or cold