Why does the Chinese drink boba?

Tea and boba are both popular with people in China.They’re both traditionally fermented tea and have a strong flavour.So why are people in the country drinking them?There are several theories.Chinese tea is made with dried herbs, and bóoba has an ancient Chinese name for it, bóo.But tea is generally made from dried leaves, whereas bóóo …

Tea lovers may want to ditch ginger tea for a healthier option

Tea lovers might want to try the ginger tea option.It may sound like an oxymoron, but it’s actually a very effective way to control your blood sugar levels.A new study shows it’s a natural sweetener for people with Type 2 diabetes, and could help reduce their sugar consumption, too.The study, published in the American Journal …

New ‘green tea’ recipe from Thailand inspired by ‘Sakura tea’

Bangkok, Thailand—When a young Thai woman was introduced to the world of kung fu, she knew she wanted to become a martial artist.When she graduated from university and took up a job at a tea shop in Bangkok, she fell in love with the art form and made it her life’s work.But she wasn’t the …