Kit Kat's new limited edition might smell like gym socks

By Maria Mercedes Galuppo, Buzz60

Apparently a new Kit Kat flavor that smells like rotten eggs and sweaty feet may be on its way and people are really excited about it. Really?!

You can thank Thailand for the killer combo.

The country believes that pairing chocolate and durian, a fruit with an aroma that's described as some really smelly gym socks, is going to boost tourism.

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Bars of KitKat chocolate, produced by Nestle SA, sit on display at Nestle's headquarters in Vevey, Switzerland, on Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015. Nestle, the world's biggest food company, forecast 2015 sales growth near the low end of its long-term target after reporting the slowest annual sales growth in five years, hit by stagnant revenue in China.

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Bags of mini KitKat confectionary, produced by Nestle SA, sit for sale inside a Dixy supermarket operated by OAO Dixy Group in Moscow, Russia, on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Suppliers suffering from ruble depreciation this quarter are urging retailers to increase prices.

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KitKat chocolate confectionary bars, manufactured by Nestle SA, sit displayed for sale in a newsagent's store in London, U.K., on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013. The cost of chocolate is set to rise, propelled by raw sugar trading at a nine-month high and this year's 60 percent increase in cocoa butter combined with the arrival of Christmas demand. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg via Getty Images
University of Tokyo students display a large sized KitKat chocolate bar, measuring 100 x 60 x 20cm and weighing 80kg, as they encourage high school students preparing for the forthcoming entrance exminations in Tokyo on December 13, 2011. The KitKat is known as a lucky food for entrance examination in Japan as it is pronounced 'kitto katsu' in Japanese which means 'I surely win'. AFP PHOTO / Yoshikazu TSUNO (Photo credit should read YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)
Bars of KitKat chocolates, manufactured by Nestle SA, are arranged for a photograph ahead of the company's results news conference in Vevey, Switzerland, on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012. Nestle SA, the world's biggest food company, reported 2011 sales growth that beat analysts' estimates and forecast higher 2012 earnings as it introduces products such as the Nescafe Alegria coffee maker. Photographer: Gianluca Colla/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Four different types of Kit Kat chocolate bars. (Photo by Lucas Oleniuk/Toronto Star via Getty Images)
Bars of KitKat chocolate, produced by Nestle SA, sit arranged for a photograph in London, U.K., on Monday, Dec.7, 2009. Nestle SA, the world's biggest food company, will start certifying some KitKat bars in the U.K. and Ireland as Fairtrade, following Cadbury Plc, which started producing mass-market Fairtrade chocolate this year. Photographer: Jason Adlen/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Bars of original KitKat chocolate, produced by Nestle SA, and without the 'Fairtrade' logo sit arranged for a photograph in London, U.K., on Monday, Dec.7, 2009. Nestle SA, the world's biggest food company, will start certifying some KitKat bars in the U.K. and Ireland as Fairtrade, following Cadbury Plc, which started producing mass-market Fairtrade chocolate this year. Photographer: Jason Adlen/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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PHILADELPHIA, USA - OCTOBER 30, 2014: Kit Kat bar isolated on white. Kit Kat is a chocolate biscuit bar confection that is manufactured by Nestle
Bars of original KitKat chocolate, produced by Nestle SA, and without the 'Fairtrade' logo sit arranged for a photograph in London, U.K., on Monday, Dec.7, 2009. Nestle SA, the world's biggest food company, will start certifying some KitKat bars in the U.K. and Ireland as Fairtrade, following Cadbury Plc, which started producing mass-market Fairtrade chocolate this year. Photographer: Jason Adlen/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Green Tea (Matcha) KitKats, Japanese version of popular US candy.
Kit Kat, the nations favourite, chocolate bar is soon to be on sale in a third flavour, mint. The new version called Kit Kat Mint will hit the shops on Monday and is being introduced by popular demand. Kit Kat Orange, launched a year ago generated more than 4,500 complimentary letters from consumers. Over 500 of them suggested a Kit Kat mint, although others wanted a liquorice, passion fruit or marshmallow variant. See PA Story CONSUMER KitKat
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Durian is known as the king of fruits around southeast Asia and it's considered a delicacy. However, with its powerful odor, it's also known as the world's smelliest fruit.

According to RocketNews24, Thailand's Minister of tourism and sports is discussing turning the fruit into the next limited edition Kit Kat.

Turns out Kit Kat's are very popular in Asia. There's a sushi Kit Kat inspired by sushi fillings such as tuna, sea urchin and egg.

That's pretty wild, but rotten eggs and smelly feet? Give me a break!

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