Must-try bubble tea shops in Cincinnati | Life and Arts

Bubble tea, the often colorful, always delicious milk-based beverage, is a classic Taiwanese beverage that in recent years, has become widely popular for its various flavors and pearl-like tapioca balls at the bottom of the beverage. Originating in Taiwan in the 1980s and brought to the United States in the 90s by Taiwanese immigrants, this drink has since spread all over the world, becoming a popular beverage that has grown to include a distinct culture, like that of coffee culture. 

Those looking to have their first boba experience or those who are just looking for a new place to try

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20 must-try restaurants in Chinatown, Boston


Find dumplings, noodles, roast duck, and more in one of the most delicious pockets of the city.

Lamb plate at Gourmet Dumpling House in Boston
Lamb plate at Gourmet Dumpling House in Boston. Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe

To say that Boston’s vibrant, ever-changing Chinatown has experienced hardships in the past couple of years is an understatement. In the early months of the pandemic, the neighborhood was the first to experience a rapid decline in clientele. Chinatown’s narrow streets prevented it from taking advantage of outdoor dining in a way that other neighborhoods had been able to, and a series of closures, including New Saigon

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