Cereal of the Eighties, Nerds cereal
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Came out shortly after nerds candy. they had two small bags inside with 2 different colored cereals. I remember my box I had being grape and cherry.
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jerry - June 24, 2007 - Report this comment
i remember when nerds came out. i loved those things. it didn't take long for them to go off market. i can still taste them!
louise - July 26, 2007 - Report this comment
finally - others who remember the goodness.
heather - August 22, 2007 - Report this comment
I loved this cereal and I wish it were still out. I thought the box was the coolest, just like a blown up box of nerds. Man the good old days.
Cynthia - November 04, 2007 - Report this comment
OMG the grape ones were awesome! Cereals seem so boring now!
Krista - November 12, 2007 - Report this comment
THESE WERE MY FAVORITE!!!!!! My husband, who is only a few months older than me, looks at me like I'm crazy when I talk about these! I wonder why they went off the market??? I LOVED them! I too can still taste them! lol The grape was the best!!!!
Heather - December 20, 2007 - Report this comment
These were so good! I loved how they colored your milk too! I agree about grape being the best! YUM!
Hannah - January 03, 2008 - Report this comment
I never had the Nerds cereal. What year did they come out exactly anyway? I saw a commercial on Youtube on them, and thought they looked just gross. I asked my aunt who's in her 40s about them and she doesn't know about them neither.
B lubbs - February 04, 2008 - Report this comment
Cereal has gotten boring. Lookin at all of these great old cereals is making me think about all of the cool (and sometimes not so cool) prizes. I look at cereal today, where's the prize?
Keri - March 03, 2008 - Report this comment
Anyone remember or have the 2 sided bowl w/ 2 colors and draw bridge in the center to all mixing?? We had one. I miss that stuff!
Damien - April 04, 2008 - Report this comment
I loved this cereal so much and speak of it often but nobdy i talk to remembers it. I recall the pieces being so soft as you ate them, so amazing!
Sid - April 08, 2008 - Report this comment
Yeah, no one I talk to remembers it either. It was soooo good.
Christina Monice - April 12, 2008 - Report this comment
OMG I so remember the Nerd cereal, I wish they can come back out so my daughter can taste them...
Melissa - May 13, 2008 - Report this comment
I remember Nerds cereal. In fact, I had a "blast from the past" last week when I picked up a box of Berry Krispies (Rice Krispies with grape and strawberry flavored krispies mixed in) because it tasted and smelled like Nerds! I keep finding bad reviews for the cereal but it was delicious!
Cassie - July 14, 2008 - Report this comment
oh..I wished they still made this cereal..I thought I was the only one who remembered it before I found this website..
Crystal - July 23, 2008 - Report this comment
I LOVED NERD CEREAL YOU ARE CRAZY IF YOU THINK NERD CEREAL WAS AWFUL. IT WAS THE BEST CEREAL EVER. I WISH THEY WOULD COME BACK ALSO.
Rob - September 12, 2008 - Report this comment
Nerds cereal was the best cereal in the world.
Amy - September 19, 2008 - Report this comment
I remember. Mmmmmmmmmm so yummy!!!!!
Judd Nelson's Nostrils - September 26, 2008 - Report this comment
If ya didnt eat this stuff as soon as the milk hit it....it would turn into a massive bowl of red snot, and for God's sake dont let it dry up......youll have to throw that bowl away.
carl - October 05, 2008 - Report this comment
Does anyone have a nerd's cereal bowl? Or where can a guy get one?
joe mama - October 18, 2008 - Report this comment
this stuff SUCKS!!!!!!!!!!!
80's kid - November 03, 2008 - Report this comment
I so loved Nerds cereal!i wish they'd put it back on the market.my 8 yr old wants to try it sooo bad!oh the good days!
fatkat - November 10, 2008 - Report this comment
where can i find them at?
Billy The Kid - November 17, 2008 - Report this comment
I miss Nerds cereal soooooooo much!!!! I am a cereal killer and Nerds cereal was by far my favorite victim!!!! And I really wish my son could have enjoyed they way it just melted in your mouth. I too can atill taste them. Mmmmmmmm. I miss Nerds cereal soooooo much!! Bring them back please!!!!
Jason - November 20, 2008 - Report this comment
I remember this stuff. DAMN IT WAS GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOD! Bring this Cereal back!!
Renee - December 17, 2008 - Report this comment
Omg I soo loved nerds cereal, im 26 and can still remember crying for nerds cereal in the store.Theres nothing eles like them and would love for my kids to be able to taste them and have the same memory i have..can we still get them some how
Staci - January 10, 2009 - Report this comment
I LOVED NERDS CEREAL!!!!!! If only they would still sell them. I agree with some of you. I can still taste them too. But, boy would it be nice to sit down to a bowl of nerds cereal right now. Maybe if we keep writing about it people will listen and bring it back.
rebecca - January 20, 2009 - Report this comment
i remember Nerds cereal that was the best they always take the best things off the market . I wish they would make it agian expecially the grape and cherry flavor
Ame - January 21, 2009 - Report this comment
I ask people all the time if they remember NERDS Cereal because it was my Fav.!!! Nobody ever remembers it, its good to see/find fellow NERD cereal lovers Man they really need to bring it back....remember the way it would almost melt in your mouth LOVED IT!!
J! - February 13, 2009 - Report this comment
I liked it better than the candy! LOL
N - March 14, 2009 - Report this comment
I love nerds cereal,I wish they still made it. I really want some.
Scott S - April 09, 2009 - Report this comment
Soo stoked that these were real and im not crazy. Everytime i tell anyone about how rad this cereal was they are sure it never existed. I started to wonder but heres a crowd that knows what im talkin aboot
Christy P - April 11, 2009 - Report this comment
I know "Scott S" and am so glad he found people who know what the f he's talkin about. But I still think he's crazy :)
stacy - April 12, 2009 - Report this comment
I remember it had 2 flavors in every box. It was like 2 cereals in one. My kids think I'm nuts when I tell them about cereal from the 80's.
Kelly - April 23, 2009 - Report this comment
Grape was the best... What would I give for a box. I can still taste them :)
JULES - April 24, 2009 - Report this comment
I was just talking about Nerds cereal on facebook today, my husband too looks at me like I'm crazy he dont remember them. The grape was so goooood!
Jessica - May 03, 2009 - Report this comment
I mention it to people and i can't find anyone who remembers it. I get crazy looks. I loved them.
Leann - May 06, 2009 - Report this comment
I wish they still made them! They were really good....yumeeeeee
Carl - May 07, 2009 - Report this comment
Does anyone have a nerd's cereal bowl? Or where can a guy get one?
JD Walsh - May 11, 2009 - Report this comment
Nerds cereal was to breakfast like peanuts are to a bar. As a child I looked forward to it more than smores or even a hot chocolate after a day of sledding. I remember it as though it were yesterday. let us start a petition to the wonka company to bring it back. Bring back nerds cereal and the hartford whalers, and the world shall be set back into proper order!
Meko - May 12, 2009 - Report this comment
This cereal was so freaking good. I can still taste them too!!!
Audrey B - May 14, 2009 - Report this comment
Everyone thinks I'm crazy when I talk about this cereal. I LOVED IT!! The closest thing I can find to it taste wise is some crazy scooby doo cereal my little cousin eats!! Miss it!
Chris - July 02, 2009 - Report this comment
I found fans..haha. Finally people who know about this. Everyone looks at me like. what? what kind of dreams did you have as a kid? Why.....oh why did they have to take them off hte shelf??? R.I.P Nerds. Now I just have to take a regular box of nerds and poor milk into them. *Sigh* not the same
Brian - September 26, 2009 - Report this comment
oh yes the good 'ol days fond memories i also liked the cereal better then the candy.
Tommy - November 07, 2009 - Report this comment
Yes Fans! I have checked all over to see if I could find some nerds cereal. It haunts me! I read some guys named matt's idiotic hate for the cereal. Bring back Nerds Cereal!!! I say we write the company, start a facebbok, myspace site with petition!
Scott - January 11, 2010 - Report this comment
Call me crazy, but I believe that there is a product out now that may taste like the cherry part of Nerds Cereal. My daughter who is one loves the Gerber Puffs cherry flavored. I will eat a few every now and then and could have sworn that they tasted like a cereal I used to eat as a kid. I did some research and found this website. I wonder if it was NERDS. If anyone else has tried the GERBER cherry puffs and can compare, let me know!!!
tuti - May 07, 2010 - Report this comment
i loved this cereal i wish they would sell it once again .I talk to my kids about this cereal all the time. There is no other cereal like this one ............................
Tab - May 26, 2010 - Report this comment
I love nerd cereal. Why did they get rid of it. It was the best cereal ever. It is so weird, but I can still taste them too. My husband is also a huge nerd fan, but cannot remember the cereal. I wish it would come back for my children (us too).
The Gerber Cherry Puffs Appreciation Society - May 29, 2010 - Report this comment
NO! I will not stand by and let someone have the audacity to even claim that Cherry Nerds compare remotely to the tangtastic sensation that rocked the wold; Gerbers. Gerbers are so good that they once made me hallucinate back to the birth of my firstborn! F'ing A!! Peace.
NEEEERRRDDS - June 07, 2010 - Report this comment
I still have the special bowl for this cereal, waiting for them to come back, lol.. Loved this cereal. Why does no one remember these?
Sir Issac Lime - July 24, 2010 - Report this comment
Who ever made Nerds Cereal needs to read this page AND BRING IT BACK!!! It was truly tasty stuff.
Mary - August 02, 2010 - Report this comment
JD Walsh: The answer to your question about finding a Nerd Bowl is simple: Go to Ebay............Ebay has THOUSANDS of discontinued, nostalgic, childhood items for a great price. I found many great things on Ebay........check it out. BTW: I remember Nerds Cereal, and it was absolutely DELICIOUS........the Grape was AWESOME. I even had the nerds bowl, with the Nerd Gate.
yuppicide - August 18, 2010 - Report this comment
I'm 38 now and I'd still eat Nerds cereal several times a week if they made it!
vellie - September 08, 2010 - Report this comment
there are other people that remember this cereal!! People think im making it up but it did exist!!
Juicy - December 09, 2010 - Report this comment
Bring back this cereal it's one of my favorites. I LUV NERDS!!!!!!!!!
anna - February 02, 2011 - Report this comment
Okay so I'm not crazy! Everyone looks at me like I'm nutts when I talk about Nerds cereal. I'm only 28 yrs old, why don't anyone remember these? I thought they were great, why else would I still talk about them?
Alana - April 15, 2011 - Report this comment
I loved Nerds cereal and no one belived me so I downloaded a photo off google and posted it to Facebook to PROVE it! half red half orange in two separate bags! so cool and so good and sweet and they need to make it again, I think Post made it but Im not sure I can look
lara - April 25, 2011 - Report this comment
where can i buy some keep giving me the run arounds do anybody knw.
Alana - June 09, 2011 - Report this comment
as far as I can figure out Lara is it is now unable to be found or bought, except in its original box as a collectors item, which would of course now be 20 years outdated and terrible to consume LOL.I wish they would re make it I really liked it, and as far as it going mushy, I ate mine dry so that wasn't an issue. A person could always pour small amounts into milk,little at a time, eat that, then add more as they go along I suppose. I do so with shredded wheat which goes mushy as well.I always know exactly what will go off the market next, it seems, becasue whatever flavor I love the most will automaticly be the least selling, less popular, or whatever, it SUX
j - July 06, 2011 - Report this comment
1 of the best cereals to come out. i still remember the taste
kathleen - July 21, 2011 - Report this comment
yes i also miss it,it was one of the best that i remember, bring it back please..........
Major - August 10, 2011 - Report this comment
Yes, nerds was the s#@t melt right in your mouth love mixing the two flavors together was like an orgy in my mouth.
Sarah - January 09, 2013 - Report this comment
I ask everyone about this and they look at me like I was crazy! I loved this cereal...can't explain the taste. It was so unique and good. I also remember for awhile there the prize in the box was a plastic nerd figurine!
Chrissy - January 31, 2013 - Report this comment
Who do I need to contact for Nerds cereal to be put back on the supermarket shelves. Please SOMEONE with a connection do somthing about this madness. I LOOOOOOVED THIS CEREAL!!!
KERRY - March 26, 2013 - Report this comment
THIS CEREAL WAS AWESOME I EVEN HAVE THE DIVIDED BOWL THAT I SENT FOR FROM NERDS JUST NEED THE CEREAL AND IM SET BRING IT BACK PLEASE
Joseph Wilkins - June 23, 2013 - Report this comment
I don't understand why did yall have to have to take it off the shelf like that when i was 4 yrs old i love those nerds cereal so i don't see what's. the problem just because a couple of people say it sucks doesn't mean yall have to take it away like that is more people out there that nerds cereal than the people that don't like so i don't think is fair to do that. It need to be reconsider for that cereal to come back on the shelf and let it stay there whoever that made that cereal need to be considerate of how other people feel about that cereal um ralston need to consider that if it don't taste that good to you yall need to make it taste better instead taking it out of the grocery store like that so i hope in the near future i hope that yall need to bring it back out and stay there thank you cause it dont taste bad to me or other people so have a heart bring it back
Stacey & Brian - November 28, 2013 - Report this comment
We were just talking about this with our younger sister and we wish they would bring it back too. This was the best cereal in the world.
Sophia. - March 30, 2014 - Report this comment
Sounds disgusting
Rick - August 09, 2014 - Report this comment
I think that most of you are just nostalgic for the box, Nerds cereal was horrible.

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