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Rappler's latest stories on milk tea


S&R launches new milk tea boba series

Jul 11, 2020 - 6:19 PM

Wintermelon Salted Cream, Classic Brown Sugar, and Salted Cream Dark Chocolate – which S&R milk tea flavor are you eyeing?

PSA: You can upsize your Macao Imperial Tea drink to 1 liter for free

Jun 10, 2020 - 3:52 PM

The free 'monster upsize' is available on one day only

Dunkin' now delivers munchkins, milk tea drinks

May 09, 2020 - 6:48 PM

Dunkin's assorted bucket of munchkins and milk tea drinks are now available for delivery from select reopened stores

Chatime reopens select PH branches for delivery

May 07, 2020 - 4:16 PM

Get your milk tea fix from any of these reopened Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao Chatime branches

Happy Lemon reopens select Metro Manila branches for milk tea delivery

Apr 18, 2020 - 2:11 PM

Three of the milk tea and beverage chain's branches are back in business for delivery orders

Serenitea now offers DIY Okinawa Milk Tea Home Kits until supplies last

Apr 17, 2020 - 1:30 PM

Serenitea's new Home Kits include Okinawa milk tea sachets, pudding powder kits, and ready-to-eat nata de coco topping!

Jollibee introduces Iced Coffee with Coffee Jelly, Brown Sugar Milk Tea

Apr 15, 2020 - 3:35 PM

Jollibee's new beverages are now available for delivery from 10 am to 5 pm every day!

LIST: Milk tea places open for delivery

Apr 13, 2020 - 1:00 PM

(UPDATED) Here's a list of milk tea shops that have reopened for delivery and takeout

CoCo reopens select Metro Manila branches for delivery

Apr 11, 2020 - 11:05 AM

(UPDATED) Check here for the list of CoCo branches open for GrabFood or LalaFood delivery orders

Gong Cha reopens 3 Metro Manila branches for milk tea delivery

Apr 08, 2020 - 3:57 PM

Get your Gong Cha milk tea fix from any of these 3 reopened branches

Serenitea reopens two Metro Manila branches for delivery, takeout orders

Apr 08, 2020 - 8:00 AM

Serenitea's two reopened branches are available for milk tea delivery via LalaFood!

Macao Imperial Tea reopens select stores for delivery

Apr 03, 2020 - 6:24 PM

(UPDATED) Milk tea cravings no more! Check here for which Macao Imperial Tea branches reopened nationwide

Dairy-free option: YiFang has Brown Sugar Pearl Soy Milk drink

Mar 12, 2020 - 5:25 PM

The Taiwanese beverage chain also lets you upgrade select tea lattes and brown sugar drinks to soy milk!

Menu, prices: Bangkok’s Fire Tiger in Metro Manila

Mar 05, 2020 - 6:16 PM

Milk tea shop Fire Tiger by Seoulcial Club is now open at Bonifacio Global City

You can bring your own tumbler at these 15 milk tea shops

Feb 25, 2020 - 12:17 PM

Eco-friendly milk tea? Yes please!

Photo from Booky

LOOK: Dairy Queen has new Brown Sugar Milk Tea desserts

Feb 19, 2020 - 6:04 PM

(UPDATED) Who's up for a DQ Milk Tea Parfait, Popping Coffee Boba Blizzard, or Brown Sugar Oreo Blizzard?

LOOK: Macao Imperial Tea releases Ghirardelli Chocolate Milk Tea series

Feb 18, 2020 - 9:46 AM

Macao's latest Chocolate Series features 5 new milk tea drinks made with premium Ghirardelli chocolate

LOOK: Serenitea offers 3 new choco milk tea drinks made with Auro Chocolate

Feb 13, 2020 - 11:41 AM

Serenitea's new ‘Cacao Lovers’ drink collection features Cacao Frost, Cacao Cookie Supreme, and Trio Chocolate, all made with Filipino cacao beans!

LOOK: Dakasi Philippines launches non-dairy Healthy Oats Milk Tea

Feb 06, 2020 - 6:33 PM

Now you can have your roasted milk tea dairy-free and with oats!

LOOK: Happy Lemon introduces new Pokemon drinks, tumblers

Feb 02, 2020 - 11:59 AM

Each Pokemon flavor – Oreo Slam, Jiggle Puff Cream, and Thunder Lemon – comes in a limited edition Pikachu tumbler!

LOOK: There’s a Milk Tea Festival happening at SM Megamall

Jan 21, 2020 - 8:02 PM

Coco, Gong Cha, Tiger Sugar, and more – find your favorite milk tea brands in one place until January 31!

LOOK: These 7 milk tea-flavored treats are for the milk tea-obsessed

Dec 22, 2019 - 1:00 PM

From wintermelon donuts, milk tea cheesecake, and milk tea bingsu – it's 2019, and we still can't get enough of milk tea!

LOOK: CoCo now serves iced coffee with pearls, salty cream

Dec 07, 2019 - 12:05 PM

Go loco over CoCo's 4 new iced coffee creations!

Bubble X: Manila's newest experimental milk tea

Oct 24, 2019 - 5:11 PM

Bubble X is a delivery-only milk tea brand in the Philippines with a mission to master the art of milk tea concoction

Bubble X milk tea

LOOK: Bonchon and Happy Lemon bring you Milk Tea Bingsu

Oct 18, 2019 - 5:18 PM

Bingsu curious to try this? Now's your chance to try Bonchon's newest Milk Tea Bingsu, in collaboration with Happy Lemon!

Frolic in a milk tea pearl pit at Singapore's 'bubble tea' exhibit

Oct 17, 2019 - 11:38 AM

The 'one-stop happy place' for bubble tea lovers features a pool of 100,000 purple pearls, milk tea-scented walls, and tea-flavored snacks

LOOK: Bangkok’s Brown Cafè is in Manila for all your milk tea needs

Sep 21, 2019 - 5:03 PM

FYI, milk tea lovers: Bangkok's Brown Cafè is bringing their milk tea, fresh milk lattes, and special low-calorie, collagen-infused rainbow bubbles to Serendra

Smoky tea baked in clay: tandoori chai heats up Pakistan

Aug 03, 2019 - 10:50 PM

The old-fashioned cups are placed directly inside the tandoor, where they are baked at high temperatures. The tea, prepared separately, is then poured in to the cups, where it starts to boil on hitting the hot clay

In this picture taken on March 29, 2019, a Pakistani workers prepares tandoori tea at a stall of a market in Islamabad. It's a cuppa like no other. Every evening in Islamabad a crowd arrives at Sanaullah's street stall to taste his "tandoori chai" -- milk tea served in terracotta mugs, still hot from his traditional oven. The old-fashioned cups are placed directly inside the tandoor, where they are baked at high temperatures.  FAROOQ NAEEM / AFP

Milk tea never dies: McDonald's introduces new Milk Tea McFloat

May 17, 2019 - 1:33 PM

The drink comes in two flavors

First impressions, photos, prices: Tiger Sugar in Manila

Dec 20, 2018 - 6:51 PM

The Instagram-famous milk tea store is opening in BGC

BOBA CRAZE. Tiger Sugar opens in Manila on December 21. Photo by Rappler

Manila urged to stop street sale of poisonous substances

Jun 27, 2015 - 2:03 PM

Chlorine and oxalic acid in granular form are repacked without proper labeling and sold by street vendors in Ilaya Sta Elena and Tabora for at least P20

'POLICE STREET VENDORS.' Street vendors in Manila use bicycle with side car as rolling stores. File photo by Mark Z. Saludes

Oxalic acid linked to milk tea deaths – PNP

May 11, 2015 - 4:47 PM

Oxalic acid was found in the remains of the 2 victims the lone survivor and the ingredients seized at the milk tea shop

Hillary for US president, Trillanes on Binay bribe, Pacman music video | The wRap

Apr 13, 2015 - 8:21 PM

Hillary Clinton runs for the US presidency Senator Trillanes says the Binays bribed two justices Manny Pacquiao has a new music video

DOH clueless on cause of 'milk tea deaths'

Apr 13, 2015 - 3:10 PM

Preliminary results show milk tea samples tested negative for toxic substances

Palace awaits final report on milk tea deaths

Apr 11, 2015 - 10:47 PM

The Food and Drug Administration is expected to release on Monday the result of its tests on samples taken from the milk tea shop

#FoodTrip: Flavor fusion at Edsa Central

Sep 13, 2013 - 4:07 PM

Discover the new food strip in Mandaluyong City that’s slowly becoming the place to visit for those looking for a delicious bite

DELECTABLE. Find this affordable dish at Kanin Club. All photos courtesy of Greenfield District

Must-try food in Taipei

Aug 17, 2013 - 1:46 PM

Here are 6 dishes you must try in the city that proudly claims to be the world s culinary capital

TOURING TAIPEI. The night markets are famous for their food. All photos by David Lozada