Actually the label describes it simply as “choco pretzel” but of course it’s not pretzels, but crunchy fish-shaped baked thingies with a soft, creamy chocolate filling.
From the box:
Meiji Pucca Choco Pretzel
Pretzel Packed Full of Choco Cream!
Net weight: 1.76 ounces (50 grams)
Ingredients: wheat flour, sugar, vegetable shortening (partially hydrogenated palm and soya bean oils), cocoa mass, whole milk powder, malt extract, emulsifier (soya-lecithin), leavening (sodium bicarbonate), enzyme (papain), salt, artifical vanilla flavoring
WARNING, WARNING: contains trans fat!
Serving Size: 4 cookies (15 grams)
80 calories, 40 from fat
Total Fat 4.5 grams (2.5 grams saturated, 1.5 grams trans fat)
No cholesterol, vitamin A or Vitamin C.
55 miliigrams of sodium.
Total Carbohydrates 9 grams (4 grams of sugar, less than 1 gram of dietary fiber)
Less than a gram of protien.
Less than 2% DV of calcium and iron.
These Pucca fishies from Meiji are fun to eat because the baked shell is crunchy and and the chocolate cream sort of pops out into your mouth, but they are not a filling snack and are so bad for your nutritional health!