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Click pic to view comments - Confirmed sighting: Nestle Kit Kat Dark Confirmed sighting: Nestle Kit Kat Dark
Posted: 18:01 Sat 05-Feb-2005. Price: 99p/ pack of 8. Location: Asda, Stevenage. Nutritional unusualness: Two crisp fingers with a blend of plain chocolate and milk chocolate.
"paulyw" reports: I'm not sure if there's any "restrictions" on the reporting of new Kit Kat varieties following last week's Kit Kat mania, but here goes... Found these whilst looking for the Caramac variety (found the Caramac ones in Waitrose eventually). The pack is the same as the orange, mint and Christmas pud flavours : 8 x 2 finger bars. And very nice they are too. The coating is dark choc but inside is still wafer/ milk chocolate combo. The dark chocolate isn't too "dark" - nowhere near the "strength" of Bournville - but certainly adds a nice taste to the bar. All in all a very agreeable combination and as such I prefer them over the rather sweet and sickly Caramac version.

..."paulyw" returns with this compare-and-contrast confirmation of previous Dark Kit Kat rumours - while, in other chocolate curiosities, "Luncheon Voucher's" instincts ultimately proved correct regarding the mythical pink-wrapped Yorkie he found in a "Random newsagents, Wendover", admitting: With comments like "Easier to choose than shoes" and "If you could just stop talking long enough to take on this challenge", Nestle's Tango-influenced post-post-post modern ironic sexism seems to be trying to either win back or further alienate the girly chocolate buyer. Is this the first sighting of a "new" product with absolutely no difference to the normal one except the wrapper? Does it even count? Who knows...


Posted: 02:13 Sun 06-Feb-2005 by "Matt" # permalink comment
Comment: KitKat Dark are available on eBay here - http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=4355326995
Posted: 14:34 Sun 06-Feb-2005 by "chocoholic" # permalink comment
Comment: I'm lovng this caramac kit kat idea. Have you seen the new MINT yorkie??? Unfortunately still only for boys but i nicked a bit of my fiances. Delicious. Mighty minty!
Posted: 08:57 Mon 07-Feb-2005 by "Alex" # permalink comment
Comment: The Pink Yorkie was out at least 2 or 3 years back. It's not really new :$
Posted: 12:46 Mon 07-Feb-2005 by "charl" # permalink comment
Comment: sorry to be pedantic, but the mint kitkats actually come in a 9x2 finger pack and the caramac ones in an 8x2 finger pack.
Posted: 23:26 Wed 27-Apr-2005 by "Thomas G. from Germany" # permalink comment
Comment: Hello I search 1 or 2 Packs KitKat Lemon Chessecake from Japan. I can buy this or Change with 1 KitKat Fine Dark and 1 KitKat Milky White. Bye Thomas the meisenmann
Posted: 16:43 Thu 28-Apr-2005 by "Vikichan in Japan" # permalink comment
Comment: Hi Thomas,I'm sorry... the Lemon Cheesecake has been discontinued since last year... I believe the last time I bought them was the summer. I saw a couple on ebay but those are rare. They will probably come out with them again in the future... so don't lose hope! :)
Posted: 14:54 Tue 19-Sep-2006 by "James Cameron" # permalink comment
Comment: Have just seen a 4 Finger KitKat Dark on Ebay! Apparently contains 52% cocoa solids!!! Must be good! Cost goes to charity as well

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ [URL display truncated]

Posted: 15:47 Tue 19-Sep-2006 by "Marquez" # permalink comment
Comment: That's nice of you to give it to charity....
Posted: 20:40 Tue 19-Sep-2006 by "Dave's KitKat Wrapper" # permalink comment
Comment: That's the new (?) KitKat Fine Dark (as opposed to being just KitKat Dark) - I bought one from Sainsbury's in Macclesfield today so if in the UK there's no need to bother with eBay; just go to your local Sainsbury's branch and see if they have some. (They were in a box by the checkout where they often put 'tempting things'!)
Posted: 22:36 Tue 19-Sep-2006 by "Phillerena" # permalink comment
Comment: The questions is - is it really for charity?
Posted: 14:53 Wed 20-Sep-2006 by "x-xlori babesx-x" # permalink comment
Comment: Ayee.. its' gid :PP lol xx 46825 7
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