It’s the moment SKITTLES fans have been waiting eight years for!
The SKITTLES brand announced that the original lime flavor candies are returning to the rainbow permanently in October 2021
“It’s no secret that Lime has been a hot topic for SKITTLES fans since we replaced them with Green Apple back in 2013. Green Apple has had a good run, but the fans have spoken and it’s time for Lime to return to the rainbow,” said Fernando Rodrigues, Mars Wrigley Senior Brand Manager in a press release. “What better way to bring better moments to our loyal fans, than with the return of the most asked about flavor? The joy of Lime can’t be denied anymore. It is back. This time for good.”
Lime, it’s about time! Lime Skittles are returning permanently to the Original Skittles mix after being replaced by green apple in 2013! These will start hitting shelves in October.
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Both Original and Sour packs of SKITTLES will now contain Orange, Lemon, Grape, Strawberry and of course, Lime. Fans can find Lime starting this fall across a variety of pack sizes including 1.8 oz single packs and 3.6 oz Share Size.
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