Are Skittles Wild Berry discontinued?

Wild Berry Skittles with fizzing powder coating. Discontinued in 2012 due to low sales.

What Skittles are discontinued?

A report in The Takeout states that Sour Skittles are actually a successor of the Tart-N-Tangy Skittles which were reportedly started in 1989 by the company. However, the company discontinued them and instead they were rebranded and re-made as Sour Skittles.

When did Wild Berry Skittles come out?


Name Colors and flavors Year
Tropical (Rainforest) Banana Berry (yellow) Kiwi Lime (green) Mango Tangelo (orange) Pineapple Passion fruit (blue) Strawberry Starfruit (pink) 1989
Wild Berry Berry Punch (violet) Melon Berry (green) Raspberry (blue) Strawberry (pink) Wild Cherry (red) 1989

What are the Wild Berry Skittles flavors?

Loaded with berry flavors, these SKITTLES Wild Berry Candies cannot be tamed. Share the wild flavors of berry punch, strawberry, melon berry, wild cherry and raspberry in this share size pack.

Do all Wild Berry Skittles taste the same?

“The Skittles people, being much smarter than most of us, recognized that it is cheaper to make things smell and look different than it is to make them actually taste different.” Katz continues: “So, Skittles have different fragrances and different colors — but they all taste exactly the same.”

Are Wild Berry Skittles the same flavor?

But there’s no distinct actual flavor, it’s just like eating some sort of flavored sugar. Sure, the consistency’s there, but the flavor falls WAY short.

Do Sour Skittles hurt your tongue?

“This happens because the same acid in sour candy that makes them so delicious to some of us, can also make your tongue sore, painful and can cause the top skin layer of the tongue to peel off,” said Dr. Rad. The acids in sour candy eat away at the top layer of skin on your tongue.

Why are American Sour Skittles different?

The Skittles Sours were introduced in the United States in 2000 as a regular Skittle with a grainy sour coating. That same year the European version of Skittles Crazy Sours came out. They’re a bit different in that they don’t look different, but have a different set of flavors from the Fruits set but no tangy coating.

Are Wild berry Skittles kosher?

Wild Berry candy snack bags with tasty Skittles. Gaily colored candy beads bursting with fresh fruit flavor. Imported from England. Certified Kosher under the supervision of the Kosher Federation of London.

Do Skittles have pork in them?

as of a few years ago skittles changed their formula and no longer contain gelatin and gelatin is derived from pork skins, pork, horses, and cattle bones, or split cattle hides.