Every single time we thought bubble tea could go no further, we continue to be surprised.
Behold the bubble tea hotpot:
Or more accurately, the milk tea hotpot.
In case you can't see it:
A variety of bubble tea toppings such as pearls, nata de coco, red bean, jelly, yam and sweet potato chewy bits are available.
Note: This is not in Singapore. But it could be judging by how fast trends get incorporated here.
Existed since 2012
The place, however, was unspecified in the video, but a quick trawl of the internet turns up savoury bubble tea hotpot as far back as 2012, in Taiwan:
According to the user, there's tofu, meat, pearls, yam, tofu skin, beef, teabag (yeah), vegetables, mushrooms and squid paste in the hotpot.
Another one in Canada:
More bubble tea things:
Top image from Elissa Chen/Facebook