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Potato-Chip Flavored Cola Sounds Disgusting

Potato-Chip Flavored Cola Sounds Disgusting

This is a real product. It’s in Japan. And it sounds nasty.

Last year, game maker Namco teamed up with a Japanese potato chip company to make cola-flavoured potato chips. That seemed kind of icky, yet still edible. But this?

Potato-Chip Flavored Cola Sounds Disgusting

According to Game Impress Watch and Famitsu, the snack-flavoured beverage tastes like potato chips that have had cola poured over them.

Shizuoka-based Kimura Drink, the folks behind eel-flavoured cola (goodness), developed the soft drink for Namco.

Potato-Chip Flavored Cola Sounds Disgusting

[Photo: Famitsu]

The potato-chip cola will be available as an arcade game prize in Japan starting this Friday for a limited time only. It’s not available in stores, because really, who would buy this?

OK. Fine. I might. Just once.

Top image: Namco


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