Despite its popularity within Taiwan, papaya milk never caught on the same way bubble tea did. Photo: Shutterstock

What is Taiwanese papaya milk, bubble tea’s quirky sidekick?

  • Boba might be Taiwan’s most famous cultural export, but there’s one drink that says even more about the island’s history and unique climate
  • Topped with a slight froth, papaya milk is creamy, mildly sweet and refreshing to its fans, while others might find it pungent and intolerable
Topic |   Food and Drinks
Despite its popularity within Taiwan, papaya milk never caught on the same way bubble tea did. Photo: Shutterstock
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