With the arrival of summer, it’s a great time to enjoy a variety of light and tasty snacks with your family and friends. Major brands have introduced unique products only available this summer that are certain to get your mouth watering. Regardless if you’re looking for refreshing drinks or tasty bites, a variety of options exist for the season. Here are limited edition treats to enjoy this summer and where you can find them.
Summer Splash Skittles
Dollar General is exclusively offering new limited-edition Summer Splash Skittles starting in late June. Each bag of Summer Splash Skittles contains summer-inspired flavors such as strawberry, blue raspberry, orange, kiwi banana and watermelon, and retails for just $0.85 each, while supplies last.
Red Bull Summer Edition Coconut Berry
Red Bull has introduced a “Summer Edition” Coconut Berry flavor of its classic energy drink in a sleek, futuristic white can that may not scream “summer” but sure screams “coconut.”
With the slogan “Same Wiiings – New Taste – Only this Summer,” Red Bull promises that Coconut Berry will give you just as many “wiiings” as its original flavor, but with a summer twist. The combination of “coconut” and “berry” is as mysterious and intriguing as the product’s packaging.
Cherry Cola, Kettle Corn and Piña Colada Oreos
Oreo introduced three new limited-edition flavors based on fan submissions for the “My Oreo Creation” contest. Transcending the traditional black-and-white approach, the Piña Colada Oreo Thins cross coconut- and pineapple-flavored creme placed in between golden wafer cookies, offering a tropical take on the classic cookie.
Cherry Cola Oreos have a cherry-cola-flavored creme filling with little popping candies to imitate soda fizz, and Kettle Corn Oreos not only taste like buttery kettle corn but also include little puffed pieces in them for a kettle corn texture. These fun, limited-edition flavors are perfect for summer!
McDonald’s Lobster Roll
For lobster lovers, McDonald’s reintroduces its delicious lobster roll, available in New England restaurants. After its successful debut in 2015, the brand has brought back the product this summer.
The tasty sandwich features North Atlantic lobster sourced locally from wild lobster fisherman. The lobster is topped with mayonnaise and shredded lettuce, and served on a toasted roll. The sandwich is a tremendous value priced at only $8.99!
Whole Foods “Limited Botanical Edition” Gelato
To celebrate the season, Whole Foods has introduced a range of summer-inspired gelato offerings, including Honey Lavender and Raspberry Rose Lychee. Each gelato flavor is vegetarian, naturally-flavored and imported from Italy.
Each portion is handcrafted and sold in small containers to offer a unique and personalized experience. This unique gelato experience give you a taste of Italy from the comfort of your home.
Ben & Jerry’s “Glampfire Trail Mix” Ice Cream
Ben & Jerry’s seizes the summer moment by introducing a new ice cream flavor certain to cool you off with a sweet and delicious experience.
The brand presents a new rich and fun take on the traditional summer s’mores snack. “Glampfire Trail Mix” abounds with a chocolate ice cream base, marshmallow swirls, a crunchy pretzel swirl and fudge-covered almonds. The flavor is exclusively available at Target.
Time flies during the fun summer months so be sure to enjoy these tasty treats during the limited time they are available. They are certain to add something unique and delicious to your palate this summer season!