Weird Kit Kat

Photo credit: Kotaku

Green Tea Kit-Kats are nothing new, but what about Kinako Ohagi, Chunky Peanut Butter, and Ginger Ale? The origins of what is now known as the “Kit Kat” brand go back to 1911, when Rowntree’s, a confectionery company based in York in the United Kingdom, trademarked the terms “Kit Cat” and “Kit Kat”. Although the terms were not immediately used, the first conception of the Kit Kat appeared in the 1920s, when Rowntree launched a brand of boxed chocolates entitled “Kit Cat”. This continued into the 1930s, when Rowntree’s shifted focus and production onto its “Black Magic” and “Dairy Box” brands. Continue reading to see some weird, yet real, flavors from around the world.

20. Kinako Ohagi (Powdered Toasted Soybeans)

Kinako Ohagi Kit-Kat

19. Chunky Peanut Butter

Peanut Butter Kit-Kat

18. Ginger Ale

Ginger Ale Kit-Kat

17. Kobe Pudding

Kobe Pudding Kit-Kat

16. Vanilla Ice Cream

Vanilla Ice Cream Kit-Kat

15. Strawberry

Strawberry Kit-Kat

14. Citrus Golden Blend

Citrus Kit-Kat

13. Pear

Pear Kit-Kat

12. Shinshu Apple

Apple Kit-Kat

11. Edamame Soybean

Edamame Kit-Kat

10. Purple Sweet Potato

Sweet Potato Kit-Kat

9. Hot Japanese Chili

Chili Kit-Kat

8. Cinnamon Cookie

Cinnamon Kit-Kat

7. Strawberry Cheesecake

Strawberry Cheesecake Kit-Kat

6. Blueberry Cheesecake

Blueberry Kit-Kat

5. Matcha Green Tea

Green Tea Kit-Kat

4. Hojicha Roasted Tea

Hojicha Tea Kit-Kat

3. Brown Sugar Syrup

Brown Sugar Kit-Kat

2. Red Bean Sandwich

Red Bean Kit-Kat

1. Wasabi

Wasabi Kit-Kat

[Sources 1 | 2]