One way to cut down on costs and plastic waste is to make your own bubble tea at home and enjoy it in your choice of cup or mug. A bonus is that you get to control the quality of the ingredients of your boba when you do it yourself. Taste the quali-tea difference of loose tea leaves vs. powder!
Bubble tea, bbt, boba, whatever you want to call it - everyone agrees that this concoction from Taiwan, a beverage that also doubles as a snack due to the chewy tapioca pearls, is simply addictive.
It’s the bubbles, or the boba, at the bottom of your cup that makes this fun-to-look-at drink different from any other drink on the planet. So, who came up with bubble tea? How is it made? And why do we love it so much?
If you have never tried bubble tea, you might wonder what the hype is all about, but you’ll know it the moment you try it. As they say, when you know, you know. In the meantime, here’s all you need to know about this kawaii drink!