Cereal of the Eighties, King Vitaman
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They were sort of like Cap'n Crunch but with a bit more sugary taste and finer texture. It had this ridiculous looking king on the cover smiling as he spooned the cereal into his mouth.
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Brown1 - December 06, 2007 - Report this comment
The commerial was corny but the cereal was gooood!
DATRUTH - December 21, 2007 - Report this comment
I LOVED THIS CEREAL!!!!
Jenn T. - January 07, 2008 - Report this comment
Ugh I hated this cereal. I used to feel poor eating it.
Lexi Gahan - April 20, 2008 - Report this comment
I have seen this cereal in this age!! I knew I recognized the name. HA. I'll have to find it again and give it a taste.
shen - June 12, 2008 - Report this comment
king vitamin would put a hurtin on capt. crunch.
Emblem - July 21, 2008 - Report this comment
I remember eating King Vitaman. I think back to the name and think it's funny that with the name of it they tried to pass it off as healthy or something. It was similar to Cap'n Crunch and maybe even Quake. The Cap'n, King Vitaman, Quisp, and Quake are/were all Quaker products. Maybe they dropped the king because they had too many similar cereals.
Paul V. - August 04, 2008 - Report this comment
King VItacrap. 'Nuff said.
MedallionsOfPork - September 08, 2008 - Report this comment
This was a pretty good cereal, I'd say an 8 out of 10, especially considering you knew it was cheap as hell. The King on the box was a bonus, I was always wondering if he would ask me and Dudley to visit the back room of his bike shop someday. Just kidding.
JOEY - October 06, 2008 - Report this comment
I LOVED THIS CEREAL!!!!!!!!! JUST HAD SOME A COUPLE OF MONTH AGO.
J! - October 20, 2008 - Report this comment
I've eaten this ever since I was a kid! ('70s, '80s, '90s, & today!) Now, I buy it for my kids; they like it, too! (They've now replaced the "live" King with a "cartoon" one on the boxes!) LOL
Toya - October 29, 2008 - Report this comment
I absolutely loved this cereal. I bought it recently, but it's not as sweet as I remember
sam - December 05, 2008 - Report this comment
i bought a box of this in lynchburg ohio at the first stop store. i havent had it sence i was a kid. i opened the box in the isle and started eating it. please bring king vitamin to south florida
Carmen - March 02, 2009 - Report this comment
OMG!!! This cereal was my favorite, besides Ice Cream Cone Cereal and Cocoa Puffs lol. Remember when we used to read the box for entertainment while we ate cereal? Now kids just wanna watch tv while they eat..lol I remember cutting out the mask and wearing them!! King Vitamin was so far from gross! It was the best, especially with warm milk.
Tish - March 26, 2009 - Report this comment
This was another cereal my mom was able to get on WIC. It tasted like Capn Crunch only healthier and less sweet. You could almost taste the vitamins that were in it.
Brandi - August 24, 2009 - Report this comment
i definitely remember the masks on the back, i bought a box about a month ago... and i was dissapointed that the mask had been replaced by a bunch of mumbo jumbo...
kevin - November 22, 2009 - Report this comment
i remember eating this in the 80's and i still eat it.. and i still love how it rips the skin off the top of your mouth when yu eat it.. I LOVE IT...
D. Saurer - January 25, 2010 - Report this comment
This cereal was garbage. UGH. Total torture to eat it.
Norberto - February 02, 2010 - Report this comment
Best cereal ever and I'm a huge Cap'n Crunch fan. I can't find it anymore though.
Tan - March 17, 2010 - Report this comment
I definitely preferred Cap n Crunch over this when I was a kid but now I can't get enough of King Vitamin. Winn Dixie and Food Lion stores are the only one's that carry it here where I live (North Florida) so I usually buy at least 2 boxes at a time!!! Oh to be a kid again....
Darryln - December 13, 2010 - Report this comment
idk how it tasted back then but now it's nasty
King Vitaman - February 25, 2011 - Report this comment
...have breakfast with the King! King Vitaman... have breakfast with the King!
MS.CRUZ - March 07, 2011 - Report this comment
ANOTHER FAVORITE OF MINE..SO WISH I COULD HAVE SOME RIGHT NOW..
Sara - October 18, 2011 - Report this comment
This was gross. I would pretty much eat anything when I was a kid, but I remember feeling cheated when I picked this out and tried it for the first time.
MuSiCrAzy - August 21, 2013 - Report this comment
can anyone say welfare cereal? that is what it was WIC cereal

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