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Oatmeal Raisin Crisp
From: General Mills

The slogan for this cereal was "Look Ma! I'm eating my oatmeal."

A memorable TV commercial from 1991 for Oatmeal Raisin Crisp featured actors Jerry Mathers and Barbara Billingsley revisiting their roles as Beaver Cleaver and June Cleaver from the 50's & 60's TV series Leave It To Beaver.

In the commercial, Jerry Mathers asks, "Gee Mom, what's this," when Barbara Billingsley sets a box of the cereal in front of him.

"Oatmeal Raisin Crisp," replies Billingsley.

"Awww... neat," Mathers fires back.

"It's Oatmeal made just your way... crispy flakes with oatmeal and a touch of brown sugar."

Mathers stirs a bowl of the cereal with a spoon, "Gobs of raisins and almonds... I love Oatmeal Raisin Crisp... Look Ma! I'm eating my oatmeal. Wait until I tell the guys."

Billingsley looks at the middle aged Mathers and responds, "Maybe now, we should talk about finding you your own place."

Company Description: Officially created in 1928, General Mills traces it's history back to the 1860's and the ownership of two flour mills. Since then, the company has become the world's 6th largest food company - marketing to over 100 countries... Read on and see all cereals from General Mills

Oatmeal Raisin Crisp Cereal Theater

Now Showing: 1988 Oatmeal Raisin Crisp Commercial

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Overall Average Rating = 5 (out of 5)

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By Kathleen

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

I love it too! Where can I buy it?

Comment submitted: 7/16/2014 (#17352)

By Don from Cincy

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

I'm now searching for it on the web. After Krogers discontinued it I've been buying it at Target but now they stopped selling it also. Very frustrating. GM also sells a Fiber One cereal but the flakes are not the same and loom like machine made plastic.

Comment submitted: 1/12/2014 (#15706)

Official Member: Team BreakfastBy Nikkid (Team Breakfast Member)

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

Oatmeal raisin crisp is sold at Drug Mart in Ohio.

Comment submitted: 10/12/2013 (#14855)

By G-Dawg Cereal

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

Total bologna that this great, wonderful cereal got the axe (discontinued)! G-Dwag (me) is very upset.

Comment submitted: 7/16/2013 (#12814)

By five-star

Why would they discontinue a cereal so healthy? Aaah... there is my answer.

Comment submitted: 5/5/2013 (#11946)

By HungyGirl22

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

Oatmeal Raisin Crisp was my favorite for a long time. PLEASE bring it back.

Comment submitted: 4/7/2013 (#11549)

By Pkw

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

Where did it go? It is our favorite cereal!

Comment submitted: 2/20/2013 (#10912)

By Carrie

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

I have been looking for this everywhere! It is my favorite cereal! I had to do an internet search to find these comments only to find that it is now discontinued :( PLEASE BRING IT BACK!!

Comment submitted: 2/16/2013 (#10848)

By Lee8

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

Oatmeal Raisin Crisp was my favorite cereal before we moved west and I could not find it anymore. I am bummed to hear it has been discontinued. Please bring it back!

Comment submitted: 1/28/2013 (#10564)

By Larry4

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

Love it, but I cannot find it anymore in local stores in Northern Virginia! Please bring it back.

Comment submitted: 1/7/2013 (#10319)

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