At Labobatory, cough syrup green tea is on the menu

Mar 26, 2019

Elton Keung is the owner of Labobatory, a Los Angeles-based boba shop with quirky offerings such as green tea mixed with cough syrup and Kit Kat-flavored drinks. He’s also one of few people who makes alcoholic bubble tea beverages—and he’s also a magician.

If you’re interested in bubble tea, you can find more stories on our site, including the disputed history of who invented boba.

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