Food of the Eighties, Doo Dads
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Kind of like chex mix, but in a blue box. They weren't as salty and they didn't have any rye chips in them.
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Cami - July 31, 2007 - Report this comment
Nabisco made them and discontinued them - we should send letters that we want the old Doo Dads back
jayc32 - August 08, 2008 - Report this comment
I've been looking for these for a long time wishing I knew what happend to them. They need to bring them back.
The K's - October 27, 2008 - Report this comment
DooDads were a favorite of my family growing up. We played monopoly and ate DooDads that were heated up in the oven every Saturday night. Now that I have a family of my own I wish to start this tradition but NO DOODADS!!! WHY?!
Marley - November 15, 2008 - Report this comment
DooDads had chex cereal, pretzel sticks, peanuts and tidbits in them! Do you remember the tidbits?
Dan - November 24, 2008 - Report this comment
Doo Dads were the best..... especialy when i get all baked.... they go great with a cols glass of prpsi
Emily - March 25, 2009 - Report this comment
Question Doodads or Chex Mix? Gimmie a break there is NO COMPETION! Watching football on Sundays with my dad and eating doodads most favorite past time activity. Bring them back Nabisco!!!
bjbear - March 29, 2009 - Report this comment
yeah, we liked doodads much better. well, except for the cheesy things...
Christopher - April 24, 2009 - Report this comment
the cheese tidbits were the best part of Doo-dads... except the cheese tidbits ued in doo-dads were a slight bit smaller than the regular ones... you can pretty close to re-make doo-dads by making chex party mix.. add about 20% more of the liquids (butter and worc. sauce) and then add a little extra onion powder and a bit of garlic powder.. and add about 20% less salt...use no corn chex and much less rice chex and double the wheat chex.. use cheez-its.. and for a neat flavor add bugles.. slightly under-bake the chex mix and then take the pan right out of the oven and straight into the freezer.. let it freeze then bag it and store it at room temp - you will have doo-dads..
Robert - July 16, 2009 - Report this comment
i like the snack mix doo dads it seemed to have the craving tast i cant believe doo dads is not on the shelves anymore why? did they stop selling doo dads?
R J Leach - July 19, 2009 - Report this comment
I remember the boxes of doodads. They were bettern than chex mix or the ritz bits mix. I loved the Cheese tidbits, peanuts, & cereal squares-I picked out the pretzels & gave them to my little sister.
jp - August 20, 2009 - Report this comment
they had little cheese stick things in them too..
Maria - August 25, 2009 - Report this comment
Wasn't there an SNL skit that had boxes of Doo Dads on the shelves upside down? Since the letters were all lower case, it was "spap oop"
D Saurer - January 25, 2010 - Report this comment
Oh My Word....Talk about a great snack with a cold, glass bottled pop. That was the bomb.
LatinTeacher - March 12, 2010 - Report this comment
I never thought doodads would go away. They were my favorite snack of all time. (And it was Rich Hall on Not Necessarily the News who had the upside down box. In fact, the whole store was upside down.) Bring back doodads, Nabisco!
Jay V - April 27, 2010 - Report this comment
Man I miss Doo Dads...such a better flavor than the bland Chex mix BS they sell now.
Zane - May 06, 2010 - Report this comment
Our grocery one time stocked the boxes upside down on the shelf, and because of the funky lower case font, my mom thought the box read: spep oop
Squeaks 77 - June 12, 2010 - Report this comment
OMG!!!!! I remember Doo Dads growing up and I miss them! Chex Mix is NOT the same. I can not understand why companies discontinue all the good sh*t! There is such garbage out there on the shelves! AND when you go to Nabisco's site, there is no "contact us" link. All I want to do is tell them they should bring them back for a one more go around to see if they can make a hit. Bast*rds
Dawn - July 12, 2010 - Report this comment
Anyone out there no where i can get some Doo Dads, i am missing them bad...lol:)
Debra - March 16, 2011 - Report this comment
I called nabisco, they discontinued them because noone was buying them. I told them they were charging 2.99 a box when everything else at the time was 1.99. That is why they weren't as popular. I ate them all the time.
Amanda - March 23, 2011 - Report this comment
This was my favorite snack EVER! I had forgotten about them til 2005 when I was pregnant and had the biggest craving for them. Chex Mix is ok but can never live up to Doo Dads. If anyone from Nabisco reads this: PLEASE bring Doo Dads back!!!!
kim - May 22, 2012 - Report this comment
Friday night's watching koshach, mom would melt butter in frypan add the doo dads add parmasan cheese, garlic powder serve warm..... BEST MEMORIES EVER
Shonya - October 14, 2013 - Report this comment
Doo Dads are the best snack mix ever bring them back
the80's were sweet - November 14, 2013 - Report this comment
My Kindergarden teacher handed these out sometimes as our afternoon snack!
Maggie-1998 - January 06, 2014 - Report this comment
Doodads were sold in store? I didn't know that (throw in the fact that I just turned 15 on December 6). My mom makes Doodads sometimes. I love them
Charlie - January 14, 2014 - Report this comment
Came out in the 60's and disappeared in the 90's
Kim bellard - December 12, 2014 - Report this comment
Please please bring doo dads back !!!!!!

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