If you search on Instagram Butterfly pea flower you will find countless photos of cups filled with beautiful blue liquid. It seems that this blue pea drink has already replaced the popular matcha tea that we have been seeing on social media in all its forms over the last few years.
Blue Tea: A trend that has taken over social media
Blue tea is not only photogenic, but it is also excellent as part of a diet for anyone who practices a holistic approach to health. Namely, it has been used in traditional Ayurvedic medicine for centuries in the treatment of anxiety, stress, but also as a sedative.
This blue pea extract is also used in the preparation of desserts to add color to various dishes, and in some parts of Asia, the flower is also used as a delicacy – marinated in a mixture of flour and fried in oil.
Gastronomy bloggers are constantly researching new trends, so they haven’t missed out on their profiles to share photos of the latest trend – blue tea. All those who have tried it say that blue tea is tasty in hot or cold variant and is also rich in antioxidants.