What discontinued cereals would you like to see brought back? (2023)

There are so many cereals I loved as a child that no longer exist, but the main one that comes to mind is KABOOM! This was my favorite cereal (besides Trix) and my mother always bought it because it was the one cereal I would eat and never let go to waste. I can even remember what it tasted like as I look at the photo.

I would love to see it come back WITH THE ORIGINAL RECIPE. I say with the original recipe, because whenever something is brought back, the recipe is almost never the same. And some cereals that still exist, their recipes are not the same as they used to be also. Trix taste completely different, and I thought it was just me, but upon doing research they changed a lot of ingredients. It tastes like crap now.

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by Anonymousreply 121April 16, 2023 3:35 AM

King Vitamin. Loved that cereal. Apparently it was only discontinued in 2019.

by Anonymousreply 1April 15, 2023 12:00 AM

Cookie Crisp Oatmeal Cookie flavor.

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by Anonymousreply 2April 15, 2023 12:03 AM

S'Mores Crunch

by Anonymousreply 3April 15, 2023 12:03 AM

R1 oh I liked that one too. But no way was it still available in 2019??? I’m a cereal person and never ever saw it here in NYC. Maybe it was only available in certain regions?

Crazy it’s the only Quaker Oats cereal to only be released in the states, never internationally

by Anonymousreply 4April 15, 2023 12:04 AM

Quisp! I know, technically, they still make it, but I’ve never seen it in a store.

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by Anonymousreply 6April 15, 2023 12:08 AM

Another vote for King Vitamin.

by Anonymousreply 7April 15, 2023 12:10 AM

Waffelos, Smurfberry Crunch, C-3POs

by Anonymousreply 8April 15, 2023 12:11 AM

Colon Blow

by Anonymousreply 9April 15, 2023 12:13 AM

This is the perfect type of DL thread. I foresee hundreds of responses and, at some point, a fight will break out between two posters.

by Anonymousreply 10April 15, 2023 12:13 AM

Loved this one, but mostly because it had Hulk Hogan on the cover. I loved him in the late 80s/early 90s when I was very young. I had action figures of him, the WWF pillow of him etc. my cousin loved Randy Savage and we would get into fights.

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by Anonymousreply 11April 15, 2023 12:14 AM

R10 why does it matter? Who predicts comments?

by Anonymousreply 12April 15, 2023 12:15 AM

Kelloggs put out a sugary version of rice krispies called Frosted Rice, starting in 1977.

The changed the name to Frosted Rice Krispies in 1982 or 1983.

Not sure when or why they canceled it. Or even if its is cancelled. But I haven't seen it in grocery stores in decades.

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by Anonymousreply 13April 15, 2023 12:16 AM

Team Flakes.

Kellogg's 40% Bran Flakes.

The original Special K Flakes (completely different from what they're like now).

by Anonymousreply 14April 15, 2023 12:18 AM

Heartland was the first big granola cereal promoted as a health food.

It was oats and clusters basically glued together with dried sugar. I think it was less healthy than a lot of processed cereals.

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by Anonymousreply 15April 15, 2023 12:19 AM

We begged our mom to buy Kaboom. Everything about it repulsed her. Eventually, she relented and bought a box. It didn't pass our taste test and was soon forgotten. Sorry, OP, I thought it was disgusting.

by Anonymousreply 16April 15, 2023 12:21 AM

R16 sure.

by Anonymousreply 17April 15, 2023 12:22 AM

The original Count Chocula and Cracklin' Oat Bran. For discontinued cereals, Honey Nut Cornflakes, Wayne Gretzky's Pro-Stars, and there was one that I think was called Fruit 'n Fibre, it had coconut, banana and pineapple.

by Anonymousreply 18April 15, 2023 12:26 AM

King Vitaman was clearly a DLer.

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by Anonymousreply 19April 15, 2023 12:27 AM

R4- I remember that cereal in the early 1970's and liking it too and I grew up just north of NYC.

by Anonymousreply 20April 15, 2023 12:29 AM


The little rubber toys were the best.

by Anonymousreply 21April 15, 2023 12:31 AM

Cocoa Pebbles Chocolate Cereal

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by Anonymousreply 22April 15, 2023 12:31 AM

R20 yes. I’m from Brooklyn and we had that cereal in the 80s and some of the 90s, but I haven’t seen it since the 90s.

by Anonymousreply 23April 15, 2023 12:32 AM

R22 CoaCoa Pebbles still exists.

by Anonymousreply 24April 15, 2023 12:32 AM

The dyes in Kaboom were found to cause cancer, I believe.

by Anonymousreply 25April 15, 2023 12:32 AM

R25 those dyes are still used in cereals today. I never heard that it was anything special for Kaboom

by Anonymousreply 26April 15, 2023 12:34 AM

Banana Frosted Flakes were amazing. They were discontinued in the 80s. The recently released a Banana Crème flavor but it’s not even slightly the same.

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by Anonymousreply 27April 15, 2023 12:35 AM

Sugar Jets!

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by Anonymousreply 28April 15, 2023 12:36 AM

Total Raisin Bran

by Anonymousreply 29April 15, 2023 12:37 AM

R15 - I completely forgot about Heartland. I loved the cereal as a kid, and looking at it now I probably also lusted after the sweaty Amish trade on the box.

by Anonymousreply 30April 15, 2023 12:39 AM

R26, Red dye #2 was banned as a cancer causing agent in the 70s. If it was used in the cereal at the time it was most likely reformulated at some point.

by Anonymousreply 31April 15, 2023 12:40 AM

Anyone remember Vanilla Crunch? I mentioned these a few months ago and people acted like I was making them up. They tasted like powdered donuts almost.

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by Anonymousreply 32April 15, 2023 12:40 AM

R31 I ate Kaboom in the late 80s into the 90s, long after that dye was banned. Kaboom was discontinued in the 90s.

by Anonymousreply 33April 15, 2023 12:41 AM

The Jackson 5 and I loved Alpha-Bits.

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by Anonymousreply 34April 15, 2023 12:42 AM

This was an elite for the few brief years it was around. I remember being very disappointed as a kid when my mother stopped buying it, not realizing it wasn’t around anymore

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by Anonymousreply 35April 15, 2023 12:43 AM

R16 Kaboom was nothing but high fructose corn syrup and food coloring.

by Anonymousreply 36April 15, 2023 12:45 AM

Ice Cream Cones cereal. I loved this shit.

I probably wouldn’t like it now, but I’d buy a box.

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by Anonymousreply 37April 15, 2023 12:46 AM

My mother refused to buy this for me. I still remember it to this day because she wouldn’t buy it for me. Or the Barbie cereal. Pretty sure I got in trouble for even asking

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by Anonymousreply 38April 15, 2023 12:46 AM

Kaboom was popular with kids who had a history of learning disabilities and behavior issues.

by Anonymousreply 39April 15, 2023 12:46 AM

King Vitamin at r1! I didn't think others liked it cause it was somewhat boring for a sweetened cereal.

by Anonymousreply 40April 15, 2023 12:47 AM

I’m r38’s mom.

You will not be eating fag food. Now butch it up you little panty-waist.

by Anonymousreply 41April 15, 2023 12:48 AM

R40 I always summed King Vitamin was for people over 65 yrs old. My friend and I used to crack jokes about it when I was like 6 yrs old.

by Anonymousreply 42April 15, 2023 12:49 AM

Kaboom was Top 3 best selling cereals throughout all of the 70s into the early 80s. By the mid 80s sales started to decline.

R36 false. Do research. It was one of the few cereals in the 70s that had some of the most vitamins and nutrients.

You always run that mouth with zero knowledge. Humble yourself. You’re not intelligent. Actually, you’re quite the opposite

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by Anonymousreply 43April 15, 2023 12:49 AM


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by Anonymousreply 45April 15, 2023 12:51 AM

Mr. T Cereal needs to make a comeback.

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by Anonymousreply 46April 15, 2023 12:52 AM

The very idea.

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by Anonymousreply 47April 15, 2023 12:52 AM

I've never even heard of Kaboom.

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by Anonymousreply 48April 15, 2023 12:52 AM

R43 Kaboom was for retards

by Anonymousreply 49April 15, 2023 12:53 AM

R49 yup. That’s why it was dominating 😊

by Anonymousreply 50April 15, 2023 12:54 AM

I always wanted it but my mom wouldn’t allow it 😭

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by Anonymousreply 51April 15, 2023 12:55 AM

Nerds cereal.

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by Anonymousreply 52April 15, 2023 12:56 AM

Fortified Oat Flakes. Damned delicious.

by Anonymousreply 53April 15, 2023 12:57 AM

Post Alpha-Bits.

by Anonymousreply 54April 15, 2023 1:00 AM

Strawberry Shortcake cereal.

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by Anonymousreply 55April 15, 2023 1:02 AM

I loved Marshmallow Pebbles. . The best cereal, arguably better than Capn’ Crunch or Cinnamon Toast Crunch.

by Anonymousreply 56April 15, 2023 1:03 AM

Quisp and Quake were two different cereals featuring two different super heroes. Both were eventually discontinued, but Quisp made a brief return. I don't know why they didn't bring back Quake.

Also, I want my Maypo!

by Anonymousreply 57April 15, 2023 1:05 AM

R56 I loved that one too.

by Anonymousreply 58April 15, 2023 1:07 AM

Kellogg's Nutri-Grain. I liked the Almond Raisin.

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by Anonymousreply 59April 15, 2023 1:07 AM

Dino Pebbles. The marshmallows were so good.

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by Anonymousreply 60April 15, 2023 1:08 AM

Convinced r55 is just googling cereals and posting at this point and never tried any of these.

by Anonymousreply 61April 15, 2023 1:08 AM

Pink Panther Flakes.

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by Anonymousreply 62April 15, 2023 1:09 AM

R62 you’re just googling cereals and posting ones you’ve never had.

by Anonymousreply 63April 15, 2023 1:12 AM

You're dumb for saying that R61 as an 80s kid I had that cereal a couple of times & then my parents would've get it for me any more.

I think they probably saw someone they knew in the store & were embarrassed that was my choice.

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by Anonymousreply 64April 15, 2023 1:13 AM

King Kullen's Natural cereal was better tasting than the Quaker Oats Granola.

by Anonymousreply 65April 15, 2023 1:14 AM

I loved the taste of Buc-Wheats even though they had no marketing gimmick. Then inexplicably they killed the maple, and Buc-Wheats was toast.

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by Anonymousreply 66April 15, 2023 1:15 AM

I remember the giant Frosted Wheats, not Mini. Red box, I think. I swear I remember that cereal.

by Anonymousreply 67April 15, 2023 1:15 AM

The original Cinnamon Toast Crunch was really good but now it look and tastes like cardboard.

Another vote for Honey Nut Cornflakes.

And not a cereal but it comes up all the time in these types of threads: Carnation Breakfast Bars.

by Anonymousreply 68April 15, 2023 1:19 AM

Nintendo Cereal was great too. Had that quite often when I was little.

by Anonymousreply 69April 15, 2023 1:20 AM

R68 I loved the monster cereals back in the late 90s but now they all taste awful.

by Anonymousreply 70April 15, 2023 1:22 AM

Puffa Puffa Rice.

Post Crispy Critters.

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by Anonymousreply 71April 15, 2023 1:23 AM

R68 someone on FB commented that on my post! They said Cookie Crisp original recipe was delicious but is nasty now and he used to eat it with Chocolate Carnation Breakfast Bars

by Anonymousreply 72April 15, 2023 1:23 AM

One from the dark ages...Concentrate

by Anonymousreply 73April 15, 2023 1:24 AM

I loved Sugar Jets, R28! Definitely my favorite cereal as a kid. I think it was still around in the early '70s but soon disappeared.

by Anonymousreply 74April 15, 2023 1:41 AM

I feel like Cranberry Almond Crunch changed their recipe.

by Anonymousreply 75April 15, 2023 2:10 AM

Baron Von Redberry

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by Anonymousreply 76April 15, 2023 2:37 AM

Sir Grapefellow

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by Anonymousreply 77April 15, 2023 2:39 AM

Yes, R53. My favorite growing up.

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by Anonymousreply 78April 15, 2023 2:44 AM

In the '60s, Post added freeze-dried strawberries to corn flakes. Adding milk was supposed to resuscitate the strawberries, but it really just made them mushy. I was fascinated by this cereal as a kid, but it was a huge flop and lasted only a couple of years, if that long.

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by Anonymousreply 79April 15, 2023 2:58 AM

Isn’t that what later became Special K?

by Anonymousreply 80April 15, 2023 3:06 AM

[quote] Kaboom was popular with kids who had a history of learning disabilities and behavior issues.

Sounds delicious!

by Anonymousreply 81April 15, 2023 3:10 AM

The vast majority of breakfast cereals are so lacking in nutrition that you'd get more of what your body needs by eating the box. Even vitamin fortified cereals are so lacking in fiber and so heavily sweetened that the vitamins they contain are probably needed to undo the damage from the product itself. We always had minimally sweetened cereals (wheaties, corn flakes, cheerios, bran flakes or raisin bran, grape nuts, and the like). Of course, if not being watched too carefully we poured a heaping spoon of sugar over them! I loved Life cereal. To me it tasted much different and more delicious than most other cereals. They still make it, but I haven't had it in years. I realized as an adult that it's loaded with sugar too, damn it.

by Anonymousreply 82April 15, 2023 3:15 AM

What a bizarre accusation, R62. I was a kid in the 70s and did have Pink Panther Flakes a bunch of times—can still taste it in my mind and visualize the pink milk.

by Anonymousreply 83April 15, 2023 3:16 AM

R83 was actually directed to R63; I'm R62.

by Anonymousreply 84April 15, 2023 3:17 AM

[quote]Kaboom was popular with kids who had a history of learning disabilities and behavior issues.

Don Jr. and Eric loved it!

by Anonymousreply 85April 15, 2023 3:17 AM

Many loved it. It made General Mills many millions and was their top selling cereal through the 70s.

by Anonymousreply 86April 15, 2023 3:19 AM

The ones with the racist ads.

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by Anonymousreply 87April 15, 2023 3:22 AM

1969 commercial

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by Anonymousreply 88April 15, 2023 3:22 AM

Kibbles & Bits

by Anonymousreply 89April 15, 2023 3:28 AM

I enjoyed Rice Honeys. Wheat Honeys were good, too, but they were basically the same as Honey Smacks and Golden Crisp, which are still sold.

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by Anonymousreply 90April 15, 2023 8:32 AM

[quote]FREAKIES! The little rubber toys were the best.

I kept getting the same toys over and over again and it pissed me off. I desperately wanted the one that looked like a blue elephant but never got it.

by Anonymousreply 91April 15, 2023 9:18 AM

Kaboom was the best!! Bring it back!!!

by Anonymousreply 92April 15, 2023 9:37 AM

Chocolate Frosted Sugar Bombs

by Anonymousreply 93April 15, 2023 9:56 AM

I desperately wanted these things but my mother refused to buy them. Still scarred to this day.

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by Anonymousreply 94April 15, 2023 10:42 AM

Another Kaboom! fan. Grew up in Fairfield County in the 70s, and we’d get my dad to buy it.

Mom would give us those… loaves… of Shredded Wheat. She’d soak them in hot water, press it out and pour milk over it, with a little Sweet n’ Low. It was an acquired taste; we liked it, too.

by Anonymousreply 95April 15, 2023 10:54 AM

A classic cereal from the ‘70s.

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by Anonymousreply 96April 15, 2023 11:09 AM

I’ve never had it, but after all these posts, now I want Kaboom!

by Anonymousreply 97April 15, 2023 12:01 PM

Definitely, Team Flakes.

by Anonymousreply 98April 15, 2023 12:25 PM

Vanilla Wafer Cookie Crisp. Unlike the chocolate chip kind, it didn't shred the roof of your mouth.

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by Anonymousreply 100April 15, 2023 4:17 PM

1979, the original "Fruit Brute" cereal... the monster cereal with the wolf-man mascot.

It was awesome. It was also quickly discontinued. They brought something like it back as "Yummy Mummy" for a while, but it wasn't the same, and it too was quickly discontinued.

They could just never get a fourth "Monster Cereal" going for some reason.

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by Anonymousreply 101April 15, 2023 4:19 PM

R101, they brought those back last year at Halloween. Or was it the FrankenBarry/Count Chocula/BooBerry?

by Anonymousreply 102April 15, 2023 4:41 PM

Cookie Crisps

by Anonymousreply 103April 15, 2023 4:47 PM

No love for Body Buddies?

I didn't think so.

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by Anonymousreply 104April 15, 2023 5:20 PM

I'll add my vote for Team flakes too. It was a blend of rice, wheat, corn, and oats, and had a unique taste.

Wasn't Quisp cereal basically Cap'n Crunch but with round pieces, not square? If I recall, Quisp's mascot was a space alien.

by Anonymousreply 105April 15, 2023 9:20 PM

[quote]Wasn't Quisp cereal basically Cap'n Crunch but with round pieces, not square? If I recall, Quisp's mascot was a space alien.

A space alien named Quisp.

In1965, after the success of Cap'n Crunch, Quaker introduced two new cereals at the same time, Quisp and Quake. Both tasted like Cap'n Crunch, but Quisp was "saucer-shaped," as in flying saucers, and a little easier on the roof of your mouth. I don't remember what shape Quake cereal was. Quisp was a space alien with a propeller on his head. Quake was originally a construction worker, but later he turned into an Australian cowboy. Quisp and Quake appeared in each other's commercials as rivals, claiming that his cereal was superior. As I recall, kids were asked to vote on whether they preferred Quisp or Quake. Quisp has been sporadically brought back over the years, available mostly online, but Quake went away and never came back. Apparently Quisp won the popularity contest.

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by Anonymousreply 106April 15, 2023 9:59 PM

Quisp is far more retro-friendly than Quake. Gen Xers swoon over that Martian's cereal.

by Anonymousreply 107April 15, 2023 10:23 PM

Cookie Crisp - vanilla

Cookie Crisp - chocolate chip

by Anonymousreply 108April 15, 2023 11:10 PM

Quisp is for queers

by Anonymousreply 109April 15, 2023 11:11 PM

I guess that's why I used to enjoy a bowl of it while listening to my vinyl copy of "Judy at Carnegie Hall," R109.

by Anonymousreply 110April 15, 2023 11:48 PM

Kellogg's Pep, the official cereal of groomers.

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by Anonymousreply 111April 16, 2023 12:43 AM

Hot smacks

by Anonymousreply 112April 16, 2023 12:57 AM

Cookie Crisp Oatmeal Cookie Flavor was BY FAR the best (hell, I ate it straight from the box as a snack). And it was discontinued so quickly, and never brought back. WTF not?!?

by Anonymousreply 113April 16, 2023 1:47 AM

The two "nutritous" cereals were Total and Product 19. Are they still around?

by Anonymousreply 114April 16, 2023 1:55 AM

Total is still around. Product 19 became increasingly hard to find and was finally discontinued by Kellogg's in 2016.

by Anonymousreply 115April 16, 2023 2:18 AM

I loved Special-K Red Berries!

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by Anonymousreply 117April 16, 2023 2:33 AM

Given that every other comment here is "Freakies," how did it get discontinued?

by Anonymousreply 118April 16, 2023 2:44 AM

I’m sorry you missed out on Spacesticks, R94. Somehow they are one of my earliest memories, and they were magical.

by Anonymousreply 119April 16, 2023 2:49 AM

I loved Space Food Sticks. They had the texture of colored chalk, but they were weirdly delicious.

How did I miss Freakies growing up? That was my era, yet I never heard of them.

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by Anonymousreply 120April 16, 2023 3:11 AM

R106, I definitely sent two mail-in votes for Quisp! You had to cut out the ballot from the back of the box.

by Anonymousreply 121April 16, 2023 3:35 AM


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What cereal did Snoop Dogg make? ›

About Broadus Foods

Broadus Foods was founded by Calvin Broadus, also known as Snoop Dogg, to continue Momma Snoop's legacy of her generous love and passion for feeding families in our communities.

What popular cereal is the FDA investigating? ›

The FDA has closed its four-month investigation into reports of illness linked to General Mills' Lucky Charms. The department said it found no pathogen or cause behind 558 self-reported cases of illness “despite extensive testing for numerous potential microbial and chemical adulterants.”

What cereal is under investigation? ›

Although the agency does not name the cereal in its outbreak table, it has previously confirmed to Food Safety News that it is investigating complaints about Lucky Charms breakfast cereal. The FDA has not reported where the ill people live, what their ages are, or what “adverse events” have been reported.

What is one of the oldest cereal grains? ›

Wheat and rye are the oldest cereals, that people have used for more than 10,000 years to make bread and other baked gods. Today, we know so much about the evolution of wheat, but there are still several different theories about it.

Which country eats the most cereal? ›

Based on a comparison of 158 countries in 2013, Morocco ranked the highest in cereal consumption per capita with 254 kg followed by Egypt and Lesotho. On the other end of the scale was Rwanda with 46.8 kg, Central African Republic with 62.0 kg and Congo with 64.9 kg.

Who eats the most cereal in the world? ›

North America has the highest penetration of breakfast cereals in the world, with per capita consumption of both hot and ready-to-eat cereals well above all other regions.

Which is the most important cereal in the world? ›

Rice. Rice is the single most important source of calories for humans. Among cereal, rice is grown mainly for direct human consumption with very little making it to other uses.

Can you eat expired cereal that's never been opened? ›

According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), "most shelf-stable foods are safe indefinitely" — long past the date on the package. However, that doesn't mean the cereal will still taste as great as the day you bought it. "You'll know when you open the package if the food has lost quality," noted the agency.

Does unopened cereal really expire? ›

Shelf life: When properly stored, unopened cereal will last 6-8 months past a “best by” or “use by” date.

Does unopened cereal go bad? ›

Cereal: Unopened cereal can last six months to a year, Passerrello says. Once the box is opened, consume the cereal within one month. It might lose the crunch and become soft or stale after that, but it is not unsafe, Frost says. Boxed cake, cookie and pancake mixes: Typically they keep 12 to 18 months unopened.

Why are Kellogg's cereals not available? ›

A strike at Kellogg's American plants, which started in early October 2021 and ended in December, has led to a shortage in Rice Krispies and Cornflakes.

What is the new period cereal? ›

A health brand named INTIMINA launched a uterus-shaped cereal to normalize conversations about periods among friends and family. The raspberry-flavored cereal is shaped like a uterus and is bright red, which dyes the milk a distinctive red. In addition, the box includes conversation prompts.

Why is there a shortage of Kellogg's All Bran cereal? ›

Due to supply constraints in manufacturing, there is a temporary shortage of All-Bran Buds and All-Bran Complete Wheat Flakes.

Why are there no Kellogg's Rice Krispies in the grocery stores? ›

In 2021, rice production in the U.S. fell well below the year prior, dropping 16 percent from 2020 and driving up the cost of the 2021 rice crop. This year's price tag for medium grain rice, the variety used in Rice Krispies, “is projected to exceed last year's [price] by about 15 percent,” said T.

Why is there no more Rice Krispies cereal? ›

That's largely due to the supply chain crisis affecting the food industry as a whole, Market Realist shares. But the way it's affecting Rice Krispies specifically has to do with the supply of barley malt extract, one of the main ingredients in the cereal.

Why is there no Rice Krispies cereal? ›

An Ingredient Shortage With Bad Timing

The strike isn't the only reason for the shortage. The pandemic is also to blame: Disrupted supply chains have made it difficult to secure a wide range of food products, and rice—obviously one of the main ingredients in Rice Krispies—is one of them.

What cereal does the queen like? ›

Queen Elizabeth II was a fan of an American cereal brand

Special K was introduced by Kellogg's in the US in 1955, early in the Queen's reign, and has seen its global popularity grow in the 67 years since. The company was given a royal warrant many years ago and is an official supplier to Buckingham Palace.

What was the most popular cereal in the 60s? ›

Cap'n Crunch and Froot Loops are the Stones and Beatles of breakfast. The grocery stores of the 1960s also offered cult favorites like Quisp, Quake, Kombos and Corn Crackos.

What is the most eaten cereal? ›

Here are the 10 largest cereal brands, according to Zippia's research:
  • Cheerios: 139.1 million boxes sold.
  • Frosted Flakes: 132.3 million boxes sold.
  • Honey Nut Cheerios: 129.3 million boxes sold.
  • Honey Bunches of Oats: 111.3 million boxes sold.
  • Cinnamon Toast Crunch: 105.2 million boxes sold.
Mar 7, 2023

Will there be a food shortage in 2023? ›

Food inflation: Cost of groceries rising at a slower rate

It was a bad year for food shortages in 2022, with categories including eggs and baby formula hit hard. Unfortunately, 2023 could see its own batches of food shortages.

What foods are going to be in short supply? ›

Canned foods, pet food and beer may be in short supply due to a widespread aluminum shortage. Lettuce crops and orange groves were affected by plant viruses. One major producer of lettuce lost 80% of their crop in 2022.

What food shortages are coming? ›

The 13 Food Shortages To Expect In 2023
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