Klondike hints that the Choco Taco may return

Just over a week after Klondike discontinued the Choco Taco, the company hinted that it might return.

In a tweet responding to someone looking for any remaining Choco Tacos, Klondike said they are working hard to bring the taco-shaped frozen treat back.

“We know Choco Taco is a huge fan favorite and a top seller for our out-of-home business, so this is particularly painful. We’re working hard to find a way to bring Choco Taco back to ice cream trucks in the coming years!”

The official Twitter account responded to a few other Choco Taco fans with similar replies.

“We know this is disappointing - we’ve heard our fans, and we’re hoping to bring this favorite treat back to ice cream trucks in the coming years!”

On Friday, Klondike released a statement obtained by CNN that said they are working on bringing the famous ice cream treat back.

“The overwhelming support for Choco Taco has certainly made us reconsider our long-term plans. The team is working on a plan to bring it back, though it may take some time. There are currently no definite timelines for bringing the Choco Taco back,” Klondike said in the statement.

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The Choco Taco, first introduced in 1983, was discontinued in July after the company said the demand for the product declined.

“Over the past 2 years, we have experienced an unprecedented spike in demand across our portfolio and have had to make very tough decisions to ensure availability of our full portfolio nationwide,” a Klondike Brand representative said in an email.

“We know this may be very disappointing.”

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