Salty/Sweet Is Tops in Japan with Soy Sauce KitKat

Salty/Sweet Is Tops in Japan with Soy Sauce KitKat

Food & Drink

Salty/Sweet Is Tops in Japan with Soy Sauce KitKat


By Cari Martens

In Japan, the Kitkat candy bar comes in all kinds of weird flavors (strange to Americans anyway). We reported a while back that there are something like 80+ varieties of KitKat available there, including green tea, apple-carrot and melon.

Website Yumsugar alerted us to another crazy KitKat flavor: Soy Sauce. What’s perhaps even stranger: It’s the number one seller in Japan. Yumsugar asked its readers to vote on whether they’d be willing to try it. Fifty-three percent voted that it ‘sounds dubious, but I’d give it a bite.’ You can click here to cast your vote.

Well, it appears the sweet-and-salty trend is still going strong—at least in Japan.

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