I love candy bars. I also love the smell of gas, which has led to some loitering at gas stations and an insuing restraining order, but that's beside the point. Candy bars are delicious, and they are enjoyed almost everywhere. Here are some popular candy bars from around the world.
Czech Republic: Orion
Orion, also called the "blue star," is the major player in candy bars.
UK: Cadbury's Dairy Milk
A popular British milk chocolate bar, first made in 1905.
Milka is Kraft Foods' best-selling brand of milk chocolate. It is sold in bar form, in holiday shapes, and in a variety of specialty forms.
A popular chocolate manufacturer in Japan.
Saudi Arabia: Galaxy
Galaxy chocolate is highly popular in United Kingdom and the Middle East as well as in Africa. The brand is also known as Dove in many parts of the world including the United States, People's Republic of China, Germany, the Netherlands, Canada, Australia, France and Greece. However, the chocolate used in Dove products in the United States is different in taste from the chocolate used in Galaxy in the United Kingdom.
The most popular candy bar in Israel.
Snickers is a candy bar made by Mars, Incorporated. It consists of peanuts, nougat topped with roasted peanuts and caramel covered with milk chocolate.
Aero is a milk chocolate bar filled with bubbles of air, made by Nestlé.
South Korea: Crunky
Daim is a crunchy butter almond bar covered in milk chocolate.
World Wide: Kit-Kat
Each bar consists of fingers composed of three layers of crème-filled wafer, covered in an outer layer of chocolate. Popular all over the world.
Krembanan is a chocolate-banana candy bar in the shape of a banana, made by Nidar.
Poland: Prince Polo
Prince Polo is made from chocolate-covered wafers. It is Poland's most popular candy bar, but is also sold in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Lithuania and Ukraine under the name Siesta, and in Iceland, where it’s known as “Prins Póló.”
South Africa: Tempo
Tempo is a chocolate bar from Cadbury, described as "Shortcake biscuit and caramel covered in dairy milk chocolate"
The Netherlands: Balisto
Balisto is a wholemeal biscuit bar snack, consisting of a digestive biscuit center and a variety of milky cream toppings, and coated in milk chocolate.
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