Candy Concoction Looks and Tastes Like a Burger, Fries, and Soda

You apparently have to be very careful when ordering food in Japan because what looks like a fast food combo, or even sushi, could turn out to be an edible chemistry experiment made entirely from candy.


This $5 make-it-yourself kit apparently even tastes like a burger and fries, which is a bit unsettling. But what goes into this faux beef is probably closer to real food than what McDonald's uses in its menu. [Marimo Marshmallow Store via Newlaunches]


If it tasted like candy, I might buy it. But if I want something to taste like a burger, fries, and Coke I'll buy a .... wait for it ... burger, fries, and Coke.