How many KitKat flavours do you know??
You might have eaten one at least once at some points in your life.
In Japan, there are variety of flavour exist. Since most of readers may know the tasted of regular KitKat, it could be a good souvenir when you visit Japan.
You can find at least 4-5 flavours at an airport souvenir shop, KitKat chocolatory* and even at a convenience store.
Japanese market has been introduced over 350 flavours cumulatively so far.
The most recent flavour is newly discovered Ruby Cacao.
Here is related link about >Ruby Cacao
*KitKat Chocolatory is supervised by Japanese famous pâtissier, Mr. Yasumasa TAKAGI, and has specialised flavours. You can also buy nice gift style of souvenir.
Chocolatory Ginza Oak Ginza Building, Ginza3-7-2, Chuo-ku, Tokyo +81 (0)3 6228 6285
Open hours; 11:00 - 21:00 L.O.20:00 for food, 20:30 for drinks
Chocolatory Shinjuku-TAKASHIMAYA Shinjuku department store B1, Sendagaya5-24-2, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo +81 (0)3 5361 1111
Open hours; 10:00 - 20:00 (~20:30 for Friday and Saturday)
Chocolatory Tokyo-DAIMARU Tokyo department store B1, Marunouchi1-9-1, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo +81 (0)3 6895 8735
Open hours; 10:00 - 21:00 (~20:00 for Saturday, Sunday and Japanese National holiday)
History in Japan
KitKat, world famous crispy chocolate bar, and was brought to Japan 45 years ago.
Originally KitKat was created in United Kingdom in 1935. Nestle is globally producing products worldwide. (The Hersey Company owns license in the US)
New flavour submission is available until April 8 via special site.
Flavour election is scheduled from April 20 to 27, 2018.
Post your idea and/or Vote at special site!
The result and new flavour product will be released in November, 2018.