Editorial note June 10 8:22 am: BlackBall has notified Daily Hive that due to some delays, its new opening date will be June 24, not June 15 as previously published.
A famous Taiwanese dessert chain is gearing up to open its first Vancouver location next week.
BlackBall Richmond will officially be opening at 1061 8300 Capstan Way, the brand’s first-ever BC store is set to open just a few weeks after its first Canadian location in Toronto, which opened June 6.
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This international chain has over 100 locations in Taiwan, China, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, the US, and now, Canada.
This spot is recognized for its extensive menu featuring treats like the signature BlackBall Grass Jelly (Xian Cao, known for being silky smooth and healthy) topped with things like boba, Taro Q and Yam Q (mochi-like balls), and red beans.
Other base offerings from BlackBall include Matcha and Aiyu Jelly and treats like waffles, crushed ice desserts, and Taiwanese tea beverages.
Every dessert from this spot can be served hot, warm, cooled, or iced.
BlackBall Richmond opens to the public on June 24.
BlackBall – Richmond
Address: 1061 8300 Capstan Way, Richmond