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Kellogg's
Krumbles


Krumbles From: Kellogg's
Introduced in 1912



Memorable tag lines:
  • Crisp shreds of Golden Goodness... a dish that's a winner for wartime!
  • The new whole wheat food with the delicious flavor originated by the Kellogg's Toasted CornFlake Co.
  • All wheat. Ready to Eat.
According to cereal legend, this cereal began as an attempt by Kellogg's to make shredded wheat biscuits. Unfortunately... or fortunately... the biscuits crumbled in the package. Instead of backtracking to make the perfect biscuit, Kellogg's decided to crumble the broken biscuits even more and sell them as Krumbles cereal.

Company Description: Kellogg's was originally founded as the Battle Creek Toasted Corn Flake Company in 1906. The company's founder Will Keith Kellogg is credited with inventing corn flakes along with his brother John Harvey Kellogg. The company was renamed the Kellogg Company in 1922... Read on and see all cereals from Kellogg's


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Title: Krumbles Chow Chow Premium

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Uploaded: 8/25/2012

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Title: Krumbles Basketball Girl Ad

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Uploaded: 11/12/2010

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Title: Old Krumbles Package

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Uploaded: 11/12/2010

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Title: Krumbles World Cut-Out Dolls

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Uploaded: 11/12/2010

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Title: Krumbles Tumbler Store Display

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Uploaded: 10/16/2010

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Title: Krumbles Cereal Box - Thread

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Uploaded: 9/25/2010

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Title: Krumbles Newspaper Ad

Submitter: Mr Breakfast
Uploaded: 9/19/2008

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Uploaded: 9/19/2008

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Comments About This Cereal
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Overall Average Rating = 5 (out of 5)

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By Fweets

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

Comment under review by Mr Breakfast. Should appear within 24 hours.

Comment submitted: 1/25/2015 (#18428)



By David Mouth

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

Krumbles was my whole family's favorite cereal. Since it was discontinued I have almost stopped eating any breakfast cereal. I would revert to eating cereal in a second if it were on grocers shelves again.

Comment submitted: 12/21/2014 (#18240)



By A. Boomer

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

It was a great cereal. A lot of us 'boomers are still around and would like to see it back. With declining cereal sales of all types, what do they have to loose to bring it back even for a short run!

Comment submitted: 12/9/2014 (#18169)



By Winnie

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

I miss it every time I eat shredded wheat.

Comment submitted: 12/4/2014 (#18106)



By Jeff L.

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

It was great. We had it on our breakfast table through the 50s and 60s. Don't know why it wouldn't sell today.

Comment submitted: 12/3/2014 (#18103)



By Vada

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

I think of this cereal often and wish it were still available.

Comment submitted: 11/20/2014 (#18045)



By Pauline

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

My favorite cereal. I miss it and every time I purchase cereal I think of it. Please consider bringing it back. - Pauline, Ord, Ne

Comment submitted: 10/30/2014 (#17924)



By Randy

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

I remember Krumbles as a kid in the 60's. Sugared cereals were gaining in popularity... but I liked Krumbles. I still would if I could still get it.

Comment submitted: 10/24/2014 (#17899)



By permitfairy

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

I remember Krumbles from when I was a little girl and would fight with my uncle for the last bowl. My favorite still to this day.

Comment submitted: 10/15/2014 (#17841)



By Pauline O.

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

My favorite cereal. I miss it and every time I purchase cereal I think of it. Please consider bringing it back.

Comment submitted: 10/13/2014 (#17824)



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