Mars-owned Maltesers is adding a dark chocolate offering to its flavour range, which also includes orange and mint varieties, as well as its Maltesers Buttons.
Maltesers Dark contain 65% more cocoa and 30% less sugar.
“We are excited to be extending our Maltesers range to offer Maltesers fans a new twist on the chocolate malt confections, which we all know and love. We thought it was about time to finally create Dark Maltesers, as fans have been requesting us to bring out this flavour for years!” said Leah Dyckes, Brand Director, Maltesers.
“We’re proud to have developed this new innovation and we can’t wait for everyone to taste the new product!”
Malteser Dark comes in a variety of formats, from single pack to treat bag, pouch and More to Share. All are rolling out nationwide from 20 June.