QuestionClear Tapioca Pearls
Clear or translucent tapioca pearls are made from tapioca starch, which comes from the cassava plant, and caramel.
Black Tapioca Pearls
Black tapioca pearls are basically the same as the clear ones, except for the addition of brown sugar. The brown sugar gives the pearls their dark color.
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