Sliced Exoticism

Innovative breads add novelty in a more familiar way

Implications - Though exoticism and novelty are priorities for the modern foodie, the average consumer prefers the familiar. As a way to satiate both the desire for comfort and the need for new, bread is being revamped in interesting ways. This provides a convergence of two opposing consumer needs to satisfy all.
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This Year and Mild Top 4 Examples: 5,940 Total Clicks May 14 - Nov 15
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SCORE: 4.5
Warm 2,184 Clicks Pub: Jul 16, 14
Bear-Shaped Breads
This Panda Bread Reveals a Smiling Bear When Sliced
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SCORE: 4.5
Warm 3,358 Clicks Pub: May 12, 14
BBQ Chicken Breads
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SCORE: 3.7
This Year and Untested 129 Clicks Pub: Oct 20, 15
Anime Character Breads
These Egg Yolk Buns are Shaped After a Japanese Sanrio Character
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SCORE: 3.6
This Year and Untested 269 Clicks Pub: Nov 16, 15
Ice Cream-Based Breads
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