Most Popular Kit Kat Flavors

Most Popular Kit Kat Flavors To Try In Japan

“Have a break, Have a Kit Kat!” No matter how much you disagree, this iconic line during the promotional era of Kit Kat is hands down one of the most recognized slogans to this date. Truly, not only the slogan but Kit Kat is one of the most popular chocolate brands in the world.

But candy connoisseur and Kit Kat fanatics (like me!) know there is more flavors available then just plain dark chocolate. Did you know Kit Kat has over 200+ flavors? Only in Japan, you can get most unique to weird flavors from soy sauce to cherry blossom, and even cheese cake!

Hence, in this list today, we will look at the ten most popular flavors of Kit Kat found in Japan.

10. Grape

Most Popular Kit Kat Flavors To Try In Japan
Grape Flavored Kit Kat

Starting off the list with a simpler one is Grape flavored Kit Kat. Unlike western dessert, Japan is known for using fresh fruits to bring the natural sweetness in the dish. Similar to that, one can definitely taste grape flavor in this purplish wafer.

9. Sweet Corn

Most Popular Kit Kat Flavors To Try In Japan
Sweet Corn Flavored Kit Kat

You can fry it, boil it, or make popcorn out of it. But until Japan experimented with it, no one thought of having sweet corn as a dessert- let alone as a candy!

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Only available in Japan, this flavor is sure to make you nostalgic of your childhood and farm, if you are from there.

8. Lemon

Most Popular Kit Kat Flavors To Try In Japan
Lemon Flavored Kit Kat

Often used to give that acidic taste to your dish, lemon is something consumed as candy as well. Also, the idea of having lemon or any citrus fruits in our dessert is practised commonly such as lemon tart.

But as always, Japan takes if up a notch and somehow manages to elevate the acidity of lemon in wafer form. Well, if you are fan of lemon, this most popular Kit Kat flavor must be on your list.

7. Choco Banana

Most Popular Kit Kat Flavors To Try In Japan
Most Popular Kit Kat Flavor: Choco Banana

Unlike other flavors, this one does not consist of single item. Not to mention, it is not natural flavor as well. One of the most popular Kit Kat flavors in Japan, it is made from chocolate, banana, and wafer. Mhmm, sounds delicious!

6. Sakura (Cherry Blossom)

Most Popular Kit Kat Flavors To Try In Japan
Sakura Flavored Kit Kat

If you always wondered how sakura tasted, then this is your chance! Sakura or Cherry Blossom is a sight to see during Springtime in Japan. With those delicate pink flowers and petals shower, the parks and streets give off serene vibe.

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It is amazing how someone thought of savouring those blossom as a form of candy. Weird but definitely worth it!

5. Wasabi

Most Popular Kit Kat Flavors To Try In Japan
Wasabi Flavored Kit Kat

If you thought wasabi only tasted best with sushi, wait till you try this. Just by the name, one can get shocked and feel those pungent, tear-jerking pain in their eyes and nose.

However, Kit Kat has managed to eliminate those painful factors and leave you with mild wasabi flavor. It just tastes like how you imagine wasabi and heavy cream to taste- simply a delight to your mouth.

4. Sweet Potato

Most Popular Kit Kat Flavors To Try In Japan
Sweet Potato Flavored Kit Kat

Purple sweet potatoes are something common in an Asian household. It is especially enjoyed steamed during chilly seasons. Well, if you can eat it then Kit Kat will make a flavor out of it. That’s probably what the makers of Kit Kat thought anyway.

Nonetheless, sweet potatoes are considered nutritional and helpful in our diet. Hence, you don’t have to feel guilty about having this one.

3. Apple Vinegar

Apple Vinegar Flavored Kit Kat

Just like wasabi, apple vinegar is not something one would think of having as a dessert. But since we are talking about Japan, anything is possible; even apple vinegar and Kit Kat!

But the taste is something you have to have to know it.

2. Strawberry Cheesecake

Strawberry Cheesecake Flavored Kit Kat

So what if you cannot have a whole strawberry cheesecake to yourself? You can always have strawberry cheesecake flavored Kit Kat. The only thing sweeter than the cake is probably Kit Kat flavored. And what do you know, you can have it all too.

1. Green Tea Flavor (Matcha)

Matcha Flavored Kit Kat

Now, the most popular Kit Kat flavors that you can only find in Japan happens to be Green Tea flavor. Unlike the green tea we consume here in the west, traditional Japanese green tea is intense green and consists no sweetness in it.

But worry not, those bitter green taste blends well with sweet and crunchy Kit Kat wafers. Also, this flavor is the specialty of Kyoto prefecture. Not to mention, it is one of the most sought out Kit Kat flavors by the foreigners as well.

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Now, that you have looked at all the popular Kit Kat flavors, which one are you dying to have? Let us know.

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