Taiwanese

Miss Miss (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

Bubble Tea shops are everywhere, it’s just like mushrooms, it just sprouts into action without you noticing them. Take this place for example, we pass by this street once in a while then all of a sudden there was Miss Miss, I am not sure if I just did not...

Own Tea (North Shore City, New Zealand)

This perhaps is the neatest and cleanest looking Bubble Tea places I visited in Auckland, it’s quite minimalist, it’s all white and the tea leaf displayed on those transparent cubes in front of the counter looks so cool. Located in Rosedale, this is one of our latest Bubble Tea adventure....

Yuan Taste (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

Many food stalls similar to this place has closed in Auckland CBD due to the economic effects of the pandemic, luckily this place has not since I haven’t tried them yet until several weeks ago. When we moved houses it was actually the first time I tried them and we...

Dirty Milk Tea 1

Dirty Milk Tea

Yes, it’s another milk tea post, and this is my fourth milk tea drink recipe to date, first was the red bean, then we have the taro, then the ube and now this, the Dirty Milk Tea. Dirty Milk Tea as the name suggest is a dirty looking milk tea...

Shake Shed & Co (Rotorua, New Zealand) 2

Shake Shed & Co (Rotorua, New Zealand)

If you can remember a while back, we were reviewing Bubble Tea Shops to try in Auckland and that series was over but that does not stop us trying new places. Our recent boba pearl experience was not from a bubble tea but from a soft serve ice cream, yes...

Teaser (Albany, North Shore City, New Zealand) 1

Teaser (Albany, North Shore City, New Zealand)

Bubble teas in Auckland show up faster than mushrooms sprouting in the ground, there are too many options now, I don’t know if it’s even possible to try them all in a year. The one we are featuring today is Teaser from Albany, while its not new (probably more than...

Cactea (Takapuna, North Shore City, New Zealand) 3

Cactea (Takapuna, North Shore City, New Zealand)

Do you find some of the bubble teas out there taste quite bland? Well if that is the case for you then I would suggest give this Bubble Tea spot in Takapuna called Cactea. I had tried a lot of bubble tea places in Auckland and so far nothing compares...

The 12 Bubble Tea Shops in Auckland you need to try 3

The 12 Bubble Tea Shops in Auckland you need to try

Tea, milk, sugar and tapioca balls, this is what constitutes a Bubble Tea, and why this Taiwanese creation is so popular specially with most East Asian and South East Asian denomination? While Kiwi’s preference is usually coffee from the multitude of cafes around New Zealand, bubble tea is coming strongly...

Ube Milk Tea 1

Ube Milk Tea

Ube Milk Tea is a Filipino version of the Taiwanese bubble tea drink prepared with ube jam/halaya infused black tea served with tapioca balls Do I need to say more? I guess this is the most Pinoy milk tea ever the Ube Milk Tea. Prepared with ube jam/halaya infused black...

One Zo (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

Continuing with our Auckland Milk Tea journey, the latest one we tried was this place in Chancery Square and it was a good find. This place is one of the only places in Auckland that I know of which makes their own tapioca pearls. Having said that, this means whatever...