Customers of budget retailer B&M are getting excited about a new Nestle chocolate bar they hope they can get their hands on.

And shoppers are hopeful the new sweet treat "isn't too good to be true" after spotting it online.

The retailer shared a photo of a Smarties chocolate bar on its official Instagram page.

The chocolate costs £1 and is made with Nestle milk chocolate and filled with orange smarties, the Liverpool Echo has reported.

Alongside the social media image, B&M wrote: "Everyday is world chocolate day!! These bars are an absolute dreamy delight!! Now in NEW paper packaging.

"Nestle Smarties Orange Chocolate Bar 90g only £1 (SC: 372432)

"WHO needs to try these?"

The photo proved a hit among shoppers, racking up more than 1,400 likes.

Sharon said: "I need these."

Emma said: "orange smarties IN PAPER I hope it isn't too good to be true."

Nicki said: "They're so good."

Laura commented: "oh my word."

Sarah said: "Just a shame I have given up chocolate for Easter."

Lindsay simply added: "OMG."

Other shoppers just tagged their friends.

B&M stores remain open during lockdown as it is classed as an essential retailer, due to sale of items such as food and medicine. People are allowed to go shopping when needing to stock up on essential products.