Ube Bubble Tea

4 servings | Prep Time: 25 minutes | Cook Time: 15 minutes

Ingredients:

A Purple Treat with a Refreshing Taste and Bubbly Personality.

Made with Ube, otherwise known as a purple yam, real Boba, black tea, and Darigold FIT 2% Milk, it’s a wholesome and healthy way to indulge in a refreshing summertime treat. To taste all the boba goodness this refreshment has to offer, make sure you have a special boba straw at the ready!


Ube Bubble Tea

4 servings | Prep Time: 25 minutes | Cook Time: 15 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup black tapioca pearls (boba)
  • 2 cups Darigold Ⓡ FIT 2% Milk
  • 4 bags black tea
  • 1 cup ube jam (ube halaya)
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  • ½ teaspoon ube extract (optional)
Directions:
  1. In a medium saucepan bring 4 cups of water to a boil. Add tapioca pearls then reduce heat to simmer for 15 minutes, stirring occasionally. Take off heat and let sit for 15 minutes more.
  2. In a medium saucepan, bring milk to a gentle simmer. Add tea bags, cover, and let steep for 10 minutes. Remove tea bags.
  3. Pour tea-infused milk into a blender and add ube jam, vanilla, and optional ube extract.
  4. Blend until smooth.
  5. Strain and rinse tapioca pearls and divide them among 4 tall glasses. Fill glasses with ice cubes, and pour ube-milk mixture over the ice. Serve immediately with boba tea straws or long spoons.

Related Stories