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KitKat Framboise

Milk chocolate KitKat with a raspberry-cream and ‘natural cheese’ filling, to replicate the flavour of a raspberry cheese cake. I couldn’t really taste the cheesecake part (on the pack it says it’s 1.7% natural cheese) but the raspberry flavour is intense and delicious! Love 🙂

Pudding part deux

While on the subject of the Japanese obsession with purin (pudding/creme caramel), this KitKat Purin was one of the first cool KitKats I tried in Japan, in May 2008.

KitKats of the week – guest review!!

In exciting news, this week’s KitKats were reviewed by an extra special guest! Can you guess which multi-talented food/music/homewares blogger it is? Muscat of Alexandria (above) There is something hilariously grand about this name (you could imagine it as an old sandals-and-swords epic movie starring Charlton Heston) even though it’s a humble grape. The light-green […]

Chew on this

Cube chewing gum combines strawberry and mint, yum! But I didn’t think there was anything else special about this gum… Until Charlotte brought the Citrus Soda flavour of Cube to work yesterday. The gum looks like cubes of rock! But the best thing about it is the little stack of paper pieces hidden inside the […]

Go green

Matcha (powdered green tea) is famous for its use in tea ceremonies and is the strongest tasting green tea because you drink the actual tea leaves. It’s also one of the most popular flavours of ice-cream, cookies, milkshakes and McFlurries in Japan, right up there with strawberry and chocolate. This new Crunky flavour is Matcha […]

KitKat of the week

KitKat Apple Vinegar: apple-flavoured white chocolate and apple-vinegar cream. I’ve just discovered KitKat Cookpad – a website where people email in recipes they have made from KitKats! The best recipes win special KitKat prizes. Type in KitKat ‘Apple Vinegar’ and you’ll find recipes for KitKat Apple Vinegar soda bread, KitKat Apple Vinegar soy milk mousse, […]