Nestle announces Malaysian offering of new KitKat Bar Dark with Southern Australian Orange Flavor, featuring dark orange chocolate grown in the South Australian Riverland and Sunraysia region

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PETALING JAYA, Malaysia , October 3, 2022 (press release) –

Following the highly popular launch of the KitKat® Bar, NESTLÉ reveals yet another indulgent variant, the KitKat® Bar Dark with Southern Australian Orange Flavour.

Made in Australia with premium ingredients from the local regions famed for its produce, the blood orange used to create this delicious dark orange chocolate is grown in the South Australian Riverland and Sunraysia region. The KitKat® Bar Dark with Southern Australian Orange Flavour blends the unique local flavours of Australia with rich dark chocolate, resulting in a contrasting swirl of flavours – also visible on the bar itself for even more indulgence!

Each of the bar’s 11 fingers will take your break to the next level of indulgence. The new variant has just the right balance of sweetness and bitterness, together KitKat®’s signature crispy wafer coated with rich and smooth dark chocolate and orange swirls. Wrapped in a premium matte resealable packaging, the KitKat® Bar Dark with Southern Australian Orange Flavour will continue to put a smile in one’s break as the ideal chocolate for sharing and connecting with friends, or even for the pure indulgence of a “me moment”.

Frédéric Porchet, Business Executive Officer for Confectionery, Nestlé Malaysia and Singapore said, “We are delighted to share the new KitKat® Bar Dark with Southern Australian Orange variant to our consumers in Malaysia. It is the first of its kind in Malaysia, offering an innovative marbling effect with a unique blend of swirled rich dark chocolate and chocolate orange. The new variant is set to excite and take chocolate-lovers on an indulgent experience from the comfort of their own home or turn cosy moments together with friends into more indulgent sessions. We are sure that our consumers will enjoy the new KitKat® Bar variant, which tastes as good as it looks!”

The new KitKat® Bar Dark with Southern Australian Orange Flavour is available at leading retail stores across Malaysia as well as some preferred e-commerce sites. For more information, log on to and

Have a Break, have a KitKat®, and make every chocolate moment more indulgent with the allnew KitKat® Bar!

About Nestlé KITKAT

Created in 1935, KitKat® became part of Nestlé’s range of confectionery products in 1988, and has grown to become one of Nestlé’s billionaire brands. Enjoyed by all, this light snack is one of Malaysia’s favorite chocolate brands, and is exported to 14 countries globally. Nestlé KitKat® is the first global confectionary brand to be made from 100% sustainable cocoa sourced through the Nestlé Cocoa Plan.

The phrase “Have a break, have a KitKat®” aptly describes the mission of KitKat® – to help you take break when you need it the most. Nestlé KitKat® celebrates all the different kinds of breaks KitKat® lovers take - fun, spontaneous, delicious, indulgent, and rewarding. Whether you’re sinking under a sea of paperwork or working like a machine, you can delight in this sweet treat, now made with 100% sustainable cocoa, anytime, anywhere and any way. KitKat® is 100% Halal and produced locally at Nestlé’s Halal-certified facility in Chembong, Negeri Sembilan.

Here’s how to have a break...KitKat® style:

Tear the KitKat® wrapper

Break off a wafer finger at a time.

Snap a wafer finger in half and enjoy!

About Nestlé Malaysia

Nestlé is the world’s largest food and beverage manufacturer. Headquartered in Switzerland, Nestlé is present in more than 180 countries around the world, and our 270,000 employees are committed to Nestlé’s purpose of unlocking the power of food to enhance quality of life for everyone, today and for generations to come. Our performance is driven by our Nutrition, Health and Wellness strategy. Nourishing Malaysians since 1912, Nestlé has earned the trust of our consumers through our quality brands and products. We are committed to improving the lives of the communities in which we operate, whilst maintaining our Halal excellence and integrity.

This is in line with our promise of delivering GOOD FOOD, GOOD LIFE to all. To learn more about how we have been nourishing Malaysians for over a century, do visit or our Facebook page at

Source: Nestlé

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