What is Bubble Tea?
What is Bubble Tea Series (1 of ?)
A guide to understanding and ordering Bubble Tea
Bubble Tea over the past 30 years has grown from it’s origin as a sweet milky black tea with tapioca pearls while now it includes iced teas and even drinks that do not have tea in them at all! Mind you, this is a contentious point amongst many a bubble tea purist. What seems to hold together the common thread of Bubble Tea nowadays, what makes it special (when compared to the normy drinks) are the delicious toppings that are served in the drink.Some dude at BTSO
Bubble Tea for the uninitiated can be a daunting drink to understand, which consequently makes it hard to order. But fear not, we’re going to try our best to shed some light on the dark arts of this alluring drink and have you ordering it like a pro!
Rather than write one long blog post, we’re going to break it down into a series of more sip sized blogs over the next few weeks using the following guide.
- History of Bubble Tea
- Original Bubble Tea aka Milk Tea
- Types of Bubble Tea
- Milk Tea vs Fresh Tea
- Fruit Tea and Iced Tea
- Slush Tea
- Non Tea Bubble Tea
- Fruit Juice
- Trending Bubble Tea
- Brown Sugar Bubble Tea
- Cheese Tea
- Popular Flavours of Bubble Tea
- Types of Bubble Tea Toppings
- Bursting Boba
- Nata de Coco
Maybe it would be best to start from the top and work your way down, but feel free to jump to any part you want, you rebel you.