YLAH Adult Bubble Tea Kit
The original recipe by Lisa Lin from Healthy Nibbles serves 4 but for the purpose of our kit the recipe has been modified to a single serving. In addition to the ingredients included in your kit you will need milk/creamer, water, and ice.
- 2 bags of Tea (we have included black tea, but green or a blended black tea with berries works too)
- 1/4 cup tapioca pearls
- 8 oz. water
- 1 1/2 tbsp milk, creamer, or plant-based milk
1. Prepare tea
a. Boil 8oz of filtered water and steep 2 tea bags with honey until the water cools completely. If you like very sweet tea, you can use 2 honey packets.
b. Remove the tea bags once the water is cool. If you want to do this ahead of time, it will keep in the fridge (sealed) for a day or two.
2. Cook the tapioca pearls
a. Boil enough water in a saucepan so there is room for them to float to the top of the pan (3-4 cups should be enough).
b. Stir the pearls and wait for them to float to the top. Cook them for another 5 minutes.
c. If they are still stiff, cook for a minute or two more.
a. Add the tapioca pearls to a large glass. Add a few ice cubs to the glass, then pour the brewed tea atop. Add 1 ½ tbsp of milk, stir, and taste. Add more milk to taste.
b. Drink with an extra wide reusable straw (bubble tea straws) or use a spoon to make sure you don’t leave those pearls behind!
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