I love the large, black tapioca pearls, and I have never seen anything like that at my grocery store.
Sent by Lindsey
Editor: Lindsey, it is extremely easy to make bubble tea (boba) at home. The pearls can be found in Asian markets — look at your local Asian grocery, or at a Japanese grocery. You can also find them at Amazon. Once you have them, here's how to make the tea:
Readers, any tips on finding tapioca pearls, or on making good bubble tea?
Related: Recipe: DIY Thai Iced Tea
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