Is It “Bubble Tea” or “Pearl Milk Tea”?

Warmer weather in the U.S. usually means iced tea, sweet tea, and a tea drink that is growing in popularity here (as well as in Europe). It is sometimes called “bubble tea” and sometimes “pearl milk tea” (or “boba milk tea”). Having spent many years as a technical writer where the difference between “hit Enter” …

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Tea Time With Great Historical Figures

So which great people throughout history drank tea and which did not? This is hardly the place to do an in-depth review of the topic, but we can be pretty sure about the tea drinking habits - or lack thereof - of certain great historical figures based on where and when they lived. It's likely …

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