It's a breeze to make boba milk tea (also called bubble tea) at home with a simple recipe consisting of tea, milk, sweetener, and chewy black tapioca pearls.
‣ water, as called for on boba packaging and for brewing tea ‣ 1 cup black tapioca pearls ‣ 1/2 cup simple syrup, divided ‣ 4 black tea bags ‣ 3 cup milk, any type ‣ ice
Before getting started, prepare the black tea.
Prepare the black tapioca pearls per the package instructions.
When ready to prepare the drinks, fill each glass with an equal portion of tapioca pearls. Add a layer of ice on top of the boba.
Pour in equal parts tea and milk, then sweeten with simple syrup.
Serve with a large boba straw and enjoy!