Tea Generation: For the New Breed of Drinkers
Milk tea drinkers, I mean … the droves of people who love to sip refreshing tea (with milk) based beverages with sinkers/floaters/pearls/boba/jelly through a colorful straw that they poked through a cellophane lid that’s melted onto the rim of a plastic cup.
We’ve gone through a myriad of drink fads through the years; fruit shakes, coffee frappes, pearl coolers and Zagu branded libations and while these have stayed in the market, we’ve since moved on to a milk tea drinking rage. For one milk tea shop in Baguio, they’ve done a bit of a crossover putting together fraps and pearl coolers style … ah, ‘coolers’, and milk tea. Here comes Tea Generation! =)
First and foremost, the Tea Generation menu.
The first time we came by this milk tea shop at De Leon Building, they were in their soft opening phase. We just had the basic mixes to choose from then. (I meant to put them in a tea off with another tea shop that just opened too but as you already know fully, my fellow food enthusiasts, we’ve hundreds on our list. It’s just as well since I have tons to say about this place now. =D )
UPDATE 10/27/2014 : Tea Generation moved to old Shop ‘n Munch Building beside Zio’s on Leonard Wood Road (in front of Teacher’s Camp Gate 1).
It’s fun to chill here especially late in the afternoon when the setting sun is shining directly into the little store. We tried the new stuff, Irish cream shake and tiramisu as suggested to us by Maam Faith. (It was nice to formally meet you, Maam!) Yes, generation T(ea), you read right, they have shakes – as in milk tea blended with ice. \m/
Inasmuch as we already cooled off enough and enjoyed our choices, Maam Faith insisted on giving us a free sampling of their other concoctions. (Thank you so much po … I have new favorites. Yeah! (“,)) Twists to passion fruit tea: One with milk and the other with red tea, these made for new contenders to my tea shop go to choices. The milk in one cuts through the tartness of the fruit flavor perfectly. If you like four seasons, the glass infused with red tea will certainly hit the spot.
There’s a ton of stuff happening in this shop besides their chilled brews. (Thrilling, that bubble gum shake. It’s like melted ice cream … or better yet, Coney Island ice cream. Any of you remember that place near CID Bookstore? Memory lane, I’m here again. *hihi)
Loyalty cards are just the beginning of it. Right now, they’ve got a photo contest going on where the one with the most Likes wins something special. Intrigued? Visit the Tea Gen shop to learn more.
X marks Tea Generation for good milk tea drinks and milk tea shakes in Baguio. Generation T, are we ready for summer? You bet, we are!
Ambiance: Relatively small shop and a bit challenging to find. Entering De Leon Building, you might think it’s not there. Keep on stepping towards Western Union and this milk tea shop is right beside it, hidden behind the office (I think that was) beside Casa Pizzeria.
B303 De Leon Building
Baguio City, Philippines
Tags: #1, adventure, ambiance, are we ready for summer, Baguio, baguio best restaurants, Baguio City, Baguio City eatscapade, Baguio City eatsploration, Baguio City Philippines, Baguio dining escapade, baguio eat, baguio eats, Baguio eatscapade, Baguio eatsploration, Baguio eatsplorer, Baguio eatsplorers, baguio food, baguio food adventure, baguio food adventures, baguio food blog, Baguio food blogger, Baguio food escapade, Baguio food establishments, baguio food guide, baguio food map, baguio food photo blog, baguio food quest, Baguio food review, Baguio food reviews, baguio food trip, Baguio foodie, Baguio foodie blogger, Baguio foodies, baguio foods, baguio guide, baguio guide what to eat, baguio milk tea, Baguio milk tea brand, Baguio milk tea business, Baguio milk tea shop, Baguio milk tea stores, Baguio Philippines, baguio popping boba, Baguio refreshing milk tea, baguio restaurant blog, baguio restaurant blogs, Baguio restaurant connoisseur, Baguio restaurant food, baguio restaurant guide, baguio restaurant map, Baguio restaurant review, Baguio restaurant reviews, Baguio restaurants review, Baguio restaurants reviews, baguio restaurants to eat, Baguio Summer capital, Baguio Tea Generation moved to Leonard Wood Road in front of Teachers Camp Gate 1, Baguio where to eat, bake, basic mixes of libations, best, best restaurants in baguio, Beth, better, binge, blog, blogger, blogs, blogs about baguio food, breakfast, bubble gum, bubble gum flavored milk tea, bubble gum shake, bubblegum, business, businesses, casa pizzeria, cellophane lids, center, chest, chests, childhood memories, childhood memories Baguio, chill out, CID Bookstore Baguio, city, City of Pines, coffee frappes, colorful straws, comfort, comfort food, compare, comparison, comprehensive baguio food blog, comprehensive details about Baguio food, comprehensive information about Baguio food, Coney Island Baguio, Coney Island ice cream, connoisseur, cook, cookies and cream, cool off, cost, costs, craving, cravings, crossover between fraps coolers and milk tea, customer, customers, cuts tartness, de leon building baguio, delectable, delicious, delight, delights, dieting tactic, dining around baguio, dining out, dinner, dinner ruiners, discover, discovering, discovery, dish, dishes, double Dutch shake with coffee, eat, eat baguio food, eat out baguio, eat-in-baguio, eateries, eatery, eating out Baguio, eating out in baguio, eats, eats baguio food, eats baguio foods, eats in Baguio, eats in Baguio City, eats-ploration baguio, eats-plore, eats-plore baguio, eatscapade, eatsploration, eatsplore, eatsplore baguio, eatsplorer, eatsplorers, eatsploring Baguio, establishment, establishments, explore, explore Baguio city, explorer, explorers, fancy, fantastic, filling milk tea drinks Baguio, find, find good Baguio food, find good food in Baguio, flavorful, floaters, food, food adventure, food adventures, food and drink, food bringing up special memories, food enthusiasts, food escapade, food establishment, food establishments, food quest, food trip, food trip in baguio, food trip with Xine, food trips, foodie, foodie trip, foodie trip Baguio, foodies, foods, four seasons, free sampling, fruit shakes, funds, gastronomic, generation T, generation t(ea), good, good Baguio food, good eats, good eats Baguio, good food, good foods, great, great time, Greenwich, guide, guide to restaurants in Baguio City, heavy milk teas, hotel, hunt, Irish cream shake, jelly, Karla, Leonard Wood Road, Leonard Wood Road Baguio, life, list, location, location in baguio map, location of baguio restaurant, loyalty card, lunch, lusciously mouthwatering, mark, marks, melted ice cream, mem'ries Baguio, memories, memories of old Baguio, memory, menu, milk tea Baguio, milk tea blended with ice, milk tea bubble tea drinkers, milk tea category, milk tea diet, milk tea drinkers, milk tea drinking rage, milk tea shakes Baguio, milk tea store, mouthwatering, myriad of drink fads, nata de coco, new additions to the menu, new breed of drinkers, new favorites, no.1, no1, old Shop 'n Munch Baguio, P3, P3 food trip, pampering, passion, passion for food, passion fruit, passion fruit milk tea, pearl coolers, Philippines, photoblog Baguio, photos, pines, place, places, places to eat, plastic cup rim, popping boba, popping boba addict, price, quest, quests, Race, rating, ratings, ready for Baguio summer, red tea infused, refreshing milk tea, restaurant, restaurants, rock salt and cheese, scrumptious, search, searching, service, setting sun, shining on the store, Shop n Munch Baguio, simple, sinkers, sizing up, snack, snacks, soft opening menu, spot, staple, strawberry, strawberry milk tea, sunny afternoon, taro, taste, tasty, tea drinkers, Tea Generation, Tea Generation Baguio, Tea Generation menu, Tea Generation promos, tea geners Baguio, tea room, teacher's camp, teacher's camp main gate Baguio, the spot, time, tips, tips dining out Baguio, tiramisu, tiramisu milk tea, treasure, treasure chest, treasure chests, treasures, treats, tried, tried all Baguio restaurants, Try, try eating at Baguio restaurants, twists to passion fruit, walk down memory lane, Western Union, where to eat, where to eat in Baguio, where to eat in Baguio City, wintermelon milk tea baguio, x, x marks baguio food in baguio map, x marks baguio restaurants in baguio map, X marks the spot, Xine, xmarks, xmarks baguio, xmarks baguio food, xmarks baguio restaurants, Zagu
Search for Good Baguio Food
X Marks the Spot for Good Baguio Foods is a personal blog. Everything posted in this blog is PERSONAL OPINION DERIVED FROM PERSONAL EXPERIENCE and since TASTE can be pretty SUBJECTIVE, should NOT be taken as THE NORM or the LAW OF DINING around in the City of Pines.
Its (prosaic =b) contents are meant to help with the question “san tayo?”/where do we go? in relation to eating out in Baguio, to ENCOURAGE EXPLORING (eatsploring) and TRYING NEW THINGS offered in the City of Pines.
By all means, eat where you want to eat and eat what you want to eat. May you have a great experience with all the places you visit and may all the restaurants you go to deserve a ton of treasure chests! (“,)
(Also, if you have any second thoughts about a certain place you arrive at, please DON'T LET THIS BLOG BE THE REASON YOU ARE FORCED into ending up anywhere. If the restaurant doesn’t have what you want, please FEEL FREE TO WALK AWAY.)
Who Picks Up the Tab? ^^,
Relive Recent Eatscapades =)
- Menu/Food Crawling the Newest Places to Eat in Baguio (dos)
- Rumah Sate: The Foundations of A Food Community Reborn
- Notable Edibles #20 – Hensel-ann’s D’ Original Buko Pie
- What’s Up Duck Cafe & Resto: On the Up and Up
- Notable Edibles #19 – Aunt Hazel’s Kitchen Lemon Meringue Pie & Menu/Food Crawling the Newest Places to Eat in Baguio
- Baking Workshop with Chef Didier: A Peek Behind Kitchen Doors
- Kooky Over Koki Nonky Restaurant
Food Trip Archives
Where to Eat in Baguio
- ***TabLe of bLoG ConTenTs*** (1)
- **iNFoBiTes for Dining in Baguio (69)
- *Comfort in the Familiar a.k.a Xine's Favorites (",) (80)
- Accommodation Dining (Eating at Baguio Hotels, Inns, etc.) – Is It Worth It? (68)
- Baguio Breakfast Buffet Bonanza (9)
- Baguio Diner Dash Competition (5)
- Baguio Food Photo/Blog (74)
- Contrasts & Comparisons (16)
- Fine & Fancy … Dress to the Nines Dining (or not, if you don't want to =b) (25)
- Food for Thought a.k.a Think Before You Eat (5)
- Healthy Eats, Shoots and Leaves …and then some (16)
- New in Town (131)
- NotabLe eDibLes Ű (20)
- Origins (21)
- Staple Foods Baguio (49)
- Uncategorized (24)
- Updates & Supplements (84)
- ~*Intermission*~ (45)
- ~ScrumpTiouS GiveAwaYs!~ (13)