Watermelon Oreos are a real thing and available in stores now
Oreos are going the fruit route with the company's news limited edition summer flavor. Watermelon Oreos are the latest in a line of experimental Oreos flavors including Birthday Cake Oreos, Strawberry Milkshake Oreos and Candy Corn-flavored Oreos that Nabisco has been playing around with over the past few years.
The Watermelon Oreos are available only at Target and cost $3 a package. Thus far the response from food bloggers has been positive, with the general consensus being that the watermelon and cream mix is a subtle addition to the famous cookie. The limited edition flavor is served on a vanilla cookie wafer and features a green and pink cream mix.
"We think that Watermelon is a fun summer creme flavor that goes great with our Golden Oreo cookie," a spokeswoman for Mondelez Global, Nabisco's parent company, tells Yahoo! Finance in a statement. It remains to be seen in everyone else feels the same.