Break Me Off a Piece of that Veggie KitKat

Break Me Off a Piece of that Veggie KitKat

Food & Drink

Break Me Off a Piece of that Veggie KitKat


By Cari Martens

A vegetarian KitKat? Give me a break.

But it’s true. In Japan anyway. The unexpected—okay, weird—confection, called KitKat Enhancement Vegetables, is a result of the pairing between Nestle Japan and Ito En companies.

Introduced last month, the candy bar contains apple-carrot flavored sap squashed between chocolate covered wafers.

It’s not the first bizarre confectionary creation from Japan, reports website Weird Asia News. Nor is it the first strange KitKat flavor combo—there are 81 currently available in Japan, including green tea flavored Maccha Milk KitKat, Red Azuki Bean KitKat, and Yubari Melon KitKat—made with sticky melon pulp.

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