‘Bold and bite-sized’: Skittles partners with French’s to create new mustard flavor

The new Skittles are “sure to tang up your taste buds.”

When you “taste the rainbow” of Skittles, you may notice a new bold flavor next month. (Skittles/French's)

If you “taste the rainbow” of Skittles next month, you may notice a new bold flavor.

The candy company has partnered with French’s to create Mustard Skittles in honor of National Mustard Day on Aug. 5.

“We’ve added our own flavorful shade of yellow to this fun-sized staple, crafting a sweet and savory treat that’s sure to tang up your taste buds,” the company said in a statement.

It’s unknown how long these Skittles will be available, but if you’re interested in trying them for yourself, here’s how:

  • Scroll down to a box that reads, “Special Delivery: Mustard Skittles.”
  • Enter your information for a chance to win some Mustard Skittles. If you win, you’ll be notified via email.

If you’re in Atlanta, Washington, D.C. or New York City in the coming weeks, you may also be able to try to new flavor.

Below is the schedule for the “mustard mobile”:

Learn more about the new Skittles flavor here.

About the Author:

Cody King is a digital journalist for KSAT 12. She previously worked for WICS/WRSP 20 in Springfield, Illinois.