I love salted salmon. I love chewy candy. But salted salmon chewy candy? Eh... I’ll sit this one out.
Japanese snack Puccho is teaming up with the Sanrio salmon character known as Kirimi-chan for a limited edition salmon candy. This is most unusual and is even surprising for Japanese people.
Typically, Puccho comes in “normal” flavors like grape or cola.
The candy looks like...salmon. Heh, part of it is even gray like salmon skin.
As the packaging notes, there are salmon flakes in the middle of this salted salmon flavored candy. Yeah.
How does it taste? Twitter user Torikoga desribed it as “salmon on a mandarin orange.” Others say the candy is sweet with a faint salmon flavor. Yum?
“It’s not bad tasting, but it’s not delicious either,” added Twitter user kourien_style. It is available for a limited time only in, no surprise here, Japan.
Top photo: Torikoga
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