9 Unexpected Flavors of Chewing Gum

After eating a particularly pungent meal, it’s common for us to reach for a breath freshener. With a consumption rate of 100,000 tons each year, its safe to say the favorite way to have un-offending breathe is chewing gum. The common gum flavors of mint, cinnamon, and fruit are great, but not everyone wants to limit their breath-freshening to these typical flavors. Here’s a list of the 9 craziest flavors of gum you can find on the market today.

Bacon flavored gumballs

Bacon seems to be trending these days. Even before bacon car air fresheners and bacon wrapped anything, bacon gum was on the scene. It’d be the best way to start your morning off right, don’t you think?

Wasabi flavored gum

Not sure if this spicy gum will appeal to everyone, but it will surely put a little pep in your step. It might even manage to hold your sushi cravings at bay.

Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream flavored gum

Wrigley's Extra Dessert Delight Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Gum package displays a bowl of ice cream and cool mint colors.

Wrigley’s manufactures 35% of all gum, and have added the Dessert Delights Line. It offers up a spin off mint flavor with a chewable dessert ice cream fans love.

Foie Gras flavored bubblegum

Foie Gras is a technical preparation of duck liver. Yum, yum!

Who doesn’t want a gourmet gum? This specialty one tastes just like fatty duck liver, but we’ve been assured it doesn’t actually contain duck. You’ll think you’re in a fancy restaurant no matter where you chew it!

Thanksgiving Dinner flavored gumballs


A combo of turkey, cranberry, and pumpkin pie flavored gumballs, you’ll never know which one you’re getting. The good news its the flavors are so rich, you can enjoy the feast and it’s much less filling.


Eggnog gumballs

Eggnoggers rejoice! This festive chew offers the tang and nutmeg of a beloved holiday drink without the fat or the sick feeling when you’ve consumed too much. Enjoy that holiday flavor year round!


Meatball gum

It’s not quite dinner without the noodles and marinara, but if you love the robust flavor of a well-crafted meatball, this gum might be for you!


Pickle Gumballs

If you can’t get enough of these green goodies on your burgers or straight from the jar, this gum might be your next favorite. No juice needed!

Rose Chewing Gum

Rose oil flavored gum is said to make even men that chew it smell good. (Source: ebay.com)

This Asian specialty not only freshens breath, but is also said to seep its rose oil into your body and aid in over all health and beauty. Check out a review at sweetdaysofgirlie.blogspot.com.


If you’re brave enough to try any of these flavors, many of them can be found from the specialty store Archie McPhee or online retailers. Please tell us if you try any of the above or what flavor of gum you’d create in the comments below. Share this post with friends and see what flavor they’d come up with!

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