Red Velvet Oreos are coming in February

Red Velvet Oreos are coming in February

(WVUE) - Oreo has announced a dark red twist of their classic cookie, packed with cream cheese-flavored frosting.

Red Velvet Oreos are coming. The limited edition cookie hits shelves nationwide on February 2. The red coloring marks the first time the cookie had a new color since the Golden Oreo debuted in 2004.

The red cookie will be available just in time for Valentine's Day. It will be available for 6-8 weeks, or whenever supplies run out.

Oreo is offering fans a chance to be one of the early tasters of the velvety-goodness. Oreo fans can enter to be one of the first 20,250 people to taste the cream cheese-flavored cookie at through January 22.

Red Velvet Oreos follow the summertime limited edition release of Watermelon Oreos. The treat featured a bright pink and green filling between two vanilla cookies.

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