What are popping pearls?
Popping pearls are a juicy way to add flavor and fun to any drink or desert.
Popping pearls are also known as bursting boba, or popping boba do to their fruit juice interior that burst when bitten into. Popping pearls look like tapioca boba, except they are colorful, made of seaweed extract, and filled with fruit juice. They are different and distinct, but serve the same purpose for being a drink or beverage topping.
Where did popping pearls come from?
This bursting sensation originated in Asia and has expanded over the world. Popping pearls have gained popularity because they are a fun and creative addition to yogurt, teas, desserts and more. The possibilities are endless when it comes to adding these to your menu.
Why use popping pearls?
Popping pearls are terrific to add to your menu, because they are versatile, enhance flavors, and are time saving because they require no cooking!
Since popping pearls are filled with juice, this can be a great way to create new drink combinations. Adding strawberry popping pearls to green tea can create a strawberry green tea. Keep this in mind when using popping pearls, because it can be a great selling point to customers, and can save you money.