What's the difference between the katsu curry sauces?

I'm looking at katsu curry recipes and noticed sometimes there's a darker sauce (like Bull Dog brand tonkatsu sauce) and sometimes theres a lighter brown sauce. Are these supposed to be the same sauce? What's the difference? Are they ever served together?
I'll attach pictures as an example.
https://imgur.com/a/fKsdzMn - Darker tonkatsu sauce
https://imgur.com/a/YJT0nHo - Lighter sauce
Thanks.

  • Posted by: lj
  • April 20, 2018
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Lindsay-Jean H. April 20, 2018
I found this blog post with a detailed comparison between different types of tonkatsu sauces that you might find interesting: http://tastyislandhawaii.com/2009/12/07/the-great-tonkatsu-sauce-shootout/
 
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