14 Oct '11, 3am

The cup of bubble tea is chock-full of sugar and loaded with fattening pearls. Do you still want your daily fix?

The cup of bubble tea is chock-full of sugar and loaded with fattening pearls. Do you still want your daily fix?

Is bubble tea addictive? The jury is still out on that. However, a Taiwanese survey found that 15 per cent of respondents had at least one cup of the high-calorie beverage every day, and 2.7 per cent said they drank three cups daily. “You need to look at it in the context of your overall diet. If you really enjoy bubble tea, it should be as an occasional indulgence, limited to just once a week,” says Wright. Though the milk in the tea is nutritionally beneficial, it’s better to just drink fresh milk instead. Nonetheless, she adds that you wouldn’t be missing out on any essential nutrient if you drop bubble tea from your menu totally.

Full article: http://www.menshealth.com.sg/weight-loss-nutrition/bursti...

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ladyironchef.com 23 Oct '11, 8am

I’ve tried koi. No doubt that koi has great bubble milk tea & other products too. But,I hv concern with the service at Koi...