What are the Skittles Flavors?

Skittles has reminded us over and over to “taste the rainbow” in their advertising. It is a brilliant slogan that has been around for years. But, what exactly is this rainbow in terms of flavor? In this article we will break down the Skittles flavors for not only Original Skittles but many other varieties.

Original Skittles

The Original Skittles flavors are:

  • Red – Strawberry
  • Orange – Orange
  • Yellow – Lemon
  • Green – Green Apple (was lime in 2013 and earlier)
  • Purple – Grape

Sour Skittles

  • Red – Sour Strawberry
  • Orange – Sour Orange
  • Yellow – Sour Lemon
  • Green – Sour Green Apple
  • Purple – Sour Grape

Skittles Wild Berry

  • Red – Wild Cherry
  • Pink – Strawberry
  • Blue – Raspberry
  • Green – Melon Berry
  • Purple – Berry Punch

Skittles Tropical

  • Yellow – Banana Berry
  • Orange – Mango Tangelo
  • Lime Green – Kiwi Lime
  • Pink – Strawberry
  • Blue – Pineapple Passionfruit

Skittles Brightside

  • Green – Watermelon
  • Blue – Paradise Punch
  • Yellow – Tangerine
  • Orange – Kiwi Banana
  • Pink – Pink Lemonade

Skittles Darkside

  • Red – Black Cherry
  • Blue – Forbidden Fruit
  • Purple – Dark Berry
  • Green – Midnight Lime
  • Orange – Blood Orange

Skittles America Mix

  • Dark Blue – Blackberry
  • Light Blue – Wild Berry
  • Dark Red – Raspberry
  • Light Red – Strawberry
  • White – Yumberry

Skittles Dips (Yogurt Coated)

  • Orange
  • Green Apple
  • Grape
  • Strawberry
  • Lemon

Skittles Sweet Heat

  • Red – Fiery Watermelon
  • Yellow – Lemon Spark
  • Light Orange – Blazin’ Mango
  • Orange – Flamin’ Orange
  • Pinkish – Sizzlin’ Strawberry

Zombie Skittles

  • Purple – Chilling Black Cherry
  • Blue – Boogeyman Blackberry
  • Green – Mummified Melon
  • Orange – Petrifying Citrus Punch
  • Red – Blood Red Berry
  • ? – Rotten Zombie

Skittles Orchards

  • Lighter Red – Red Apple
  • Darker Red – Cherry
  • Orange – Orange
  • Green – Lime
  • Yellow – Peach

Skittles Desserts

  • Orange – Orange Creme
  • Red – Raspberry Sorbet
  • Pink – Strawberry Milkshake
  • Blue – Blueberry Tard
  • Green – Key Lime Pie

Skittles Sweets & Sours

  • Pink – Sweet Strawberry
  • Orange – Sweet Orange
  • Green – Sweet Watermelom
  • Red – Sour Cherry
  • Blue – Sour Blue Raspberry

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