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Exotic Snacking

Asian recipes are adapted into bite-size snacks for consumer allure

Implications - Despite an increased interest in Asian cuisine over the years, there are still certain ingredients and flavors consumers are hesitant to try. Seeking a more digestible alternative, consumer are turning to customized snack foods for experimentation in a smaller, more manageable form. This reflects not only a curiosity, but also a need for approachability, when it comes to new flavors.
Workshop Question — How can you better ease consumers into a new product experience?
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7 Featured, 61 Examples:
183,438 Total Clicks
Date Range:
Jun 15 — May 16
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Featured Examples

Asian-Inspired Egg Recipes
Asian-Inspired Egg Recipes
These Soy Sauce Eggs are Garnished With Diced Scallions
Very Culinary’s recipe for soy sauce eggs borrows from Asian cuisine and is an appetizer that is both organic and rich in taste. The blog’s founder Amy Flanigan is known for recipes that... MORE
Mascarpone Melon Chocolates
Mascarpone Melon Chocolates
This Unconventional Kit Kat is Hokkaido Melon and Cheese-Flavored
Kit Kat is known for introducing unusual flavors, especially to their Asian markets, and this mascarpone and Hokkaido melon chocolate bar is no exception. If you prefer a classic milk chocolate... MORE
Toast-Flavored Chips
Toast-Flavored Chips
This Flavored Snack from Koikeya is Meant to Taste Like Toasted Bread
One of the newest flavored snacks to be released by Japanese snack company Koikeya are potato chips that are meant to taste like a lightly toasted piece of bread. In addition to emulating the taste... MORE
Sour Citrus Chips
Sour Citrus Chips
This Asian Snack from Calbee Touts an Extreme Sour Warning
When you see a warning label on a bag of chips, it’s usually in regard to how dangerously delicious or super spicy they will be—but Calbee’s newest Asian snack urges caution of a... MORE
Cheeseburger Egg Rolls
Cheeseburger Egg Rolls
This In-N-Out Egg Roll Recipe Contains Burger Ingredients for Asian Fusion
This extremely unconventional egg roll recipe turns a cheeseburger from In-N-Out into an Asian-inspired snack. Created by Chef Josh Elkin and featured on FoodBeast, the In-N-Out burger egg rolls are... MORE
Broccoli Citrus Snacks
Broccoli Citrus Snacks
These Rhythm Superfoods Broccoli Bites Boast a Citrus Soy Sauce Flavor
The Asian Citrus flavor of Rhythm Superfoods’ Broccoli Bites provides the tang of citrus fruits with a hint of soy sauce, plus a lot of nutritional benefits. The healthy broccoli snacks are... MORE
Rice Wine Chocolate Wafers
Rice Wine Chocolate Wafers
The Sake Kit Kat Flavor Offers a Boozy Japanese Flavor
Honing in on traditional Japanese food flavors is the newest Kit Kat flavor inspired by fermented sake wine. The wafer chocolate bar is infused with a powdered version of the spirit that is layered... MORE

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