August 32

Bubble tea shops seem to be popping up more, and I love it! When I was working on the DMV Boba Tea guide, I came across August 32. I had no idea this shop was nestled in Beltway Plaza Mall, which is a place I frequented as a child. WHAT I ORDERED August 32’s menu…

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Milk Tea at Auntea Boba

Have you ever tried bubble tea? It’s a popular type of drink that quickly became one of my favorites. There are some drinks you can find at many shops like taro milk tea or oolong tea, but AunTea Boba’s menu had some I had never heard of like Tiramisu milk tea, Vietnamese Iced Coffee, and…

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Mr. Wish: the Fruit Tea Shop You Need to Try

If you’ve been wanting to try bubble tea, one of the best areas for it is Northern Virginia. Quite a few new shops have popped up, and one of them is Mr. Wish in Falls Church, VA. In a shopping center with a few other bubble tea shops, their large space and great menu help…

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Let’s Pause: Adjourn Teahouse

There was a lot of attention on supporting the Black-owned businesses in June 2020. I haven’t seen everyone keep that same energy, so I want to say continue to support Black-owned businesses. This is something that can’t just be a trend or a moment. It’s important to do so when you can, whether that means…

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Sippin’ (Milk) Tea at Gong cha

There are so many bubble tea spots popping up in the DMV that I’ve created a list of places to try. Gong Cha is one I’ve had on my list for a little bit now. The only one I knew about was their Annandale, VA location, which I finally visited. Not too long after, I tried their…

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Fryguys

Update 01/15/2020: Unfortunately, Fryguys has permanently closed. During my recent day trip to NYC, I went to EEEEEATSCon and left hungry. Thankfully, I made a list of places to go after while I was on the bus ride up there. I know myself well enough that I knew I wasn’t going to be at that event for…

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