Now in 2019, the Tokyo Banana Kit Kat is back again, and this time it’s been given a “gold” makeover to support the nation’s hard workers who constantly strive for gold, including the athletes in the upcoming Tokyo Olympic Games.
And the chocolate itself is golden in color too, as caramel powder has been kneaded into both the banana-flavored white chocolate wafer filling and the coating. This blend gives the Kit Kat a rich caramel flavor and a delicate banana aroma.
The new Tokyo Banana Kit Kats will be available in 8-pack or 15-pack boxes for 700 yen (US$6.44) and 1,280 yen respectively.
The Kit Kats will be sold exclusively at Tokyo Okashi Land located at Ichiban-gai inside Tokyo Station from November 14 to January 9. From January 9, the product will become available at more stores around the Tokyo region, including airports, train stations, tourist spots and highway rest areas.
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