Teaspoon serves tea drinks like Thai Tea, Mint Breeze, and the Grasshopper with cucumber juice—three items on the menu with in-house boba. (Courtesy Teaspoon)
Teaspoon, a tea bar serving traditional boba tea and pairing it with classic American flavors will open at the Arbor Walk in northwest Austin around November at 10515 N. MoPac, Ste. N, Austin. The business that originated in California serves original handcrafted drinks such as Thai tea, a slow-steeped Thai tea topped with organic cream and made-to-order boba, as well as seasonal concoctions such as the summer flamingo, a freshly blended watermelon juice layered over passion fruit juice. www.teaspoonlife.com
Sumaiya Malik covers Northwest Austin with Williamson County as her beat at Community Impact. She completed a masters in journalism and media from the University of Texas at Austin in Spring 2022. Previously, her work has appeared in the Austin American Statesman, Austin Chronicle, Tribeza, Austonia, Austin Monitor, Texas Parks and Wildlife Magazine and Edible Austin. She writes web and print stories including business and restaurant profiles, government, city news and area transportation. She is also the co-founder of Austin Arts and Drama Initiative.