Caramel Nut Crunch
New Product Review:

Caramel Nut Crunch

From Kellogg's
Reviewed by Mr Breakfast on 8/3/2006

Totally awesome.

Many new cereals have some kind of "cluster" - a little condensed clump of stuff meant to add pizzazz to every second or third bite of flakes or nuggets. As far as clusters go, this cereal has the very best - setting the bar for all other clusters and clumps.


Awarded
Best New
Cereal 2006


Runner Up:
Fruity Cheerios

Source:
MrBreakfast.com
These clusters are comprised of caramel-flavored rice and walnut and pecan pieces. They're slightly softer than their corn-flake brothers, but they still provide a light crunch... and tons of flavor. I wish they sold the clusters separately. I'd like to try them on ice cream.

When I received this cereal, I had no milk in the house, so I treated the first third of the box as a dry snack. I had pretzels and cheese cubes in the house the same week. I found myself choosing this cereal as my snack du jour.

The flakes are tasty and crunchy as expected from the Kellogg's Crunch line. The cereal imparts a light caramel flavor to milk. There's also a reasonable amount of almond slivers. The picture on the box is fairly close to what you get.

The only complaint I can imagine this cereal getting is that it may have too much caramel flavor. By the end of a big bowl, it may seem a touch too sweet. But that is a total reach for criticism.

This cereal is super great. I officially name it Mr Breakfast's Official Cereal Choice for the Summer of 2006.

A 1 cup serving with no-fat milk has 250 calories, 3.5 grams of fat (1.5 grams saturated; 0 grams Trans fat), 1 gram of dietary fiber and 10% to 25% of many the vitamins that usually appear on the side panel.

Price reflects one 13.7 ounce box (8 servings).

The price we paid: $2.99


 (7 out of 7 Golden Eggs)
Comments About This Product Review
What do you think of Caramel Nut Crunch?
By Nutty Camel

Product Rating (out of 5):

This is the world we live in. It happens to me all the time... every time I get to loving a product the dang company discontinues it. Please bring this back. Why would Lucky Charms and Fruity Pebbles be around for decades and this comes out 2 years and they take it away. Does not make sense but they stay with Raisin Nut and some nutty crunch cereals that didn't even come close to this one. It's a classic cereal! BRING IT BACK PLEASE!

Comment submitted: 6/11/2015 (#5268)



By kitkat9376

Product Rating (out of 5):

Contact Kellogg's and tell them you want the cereal back: Kellogg's Contact Info.

Comment submitted: 10/21/2012 (#3333)



Official Member: Team BreakfastBy gibsond2874 (Team Breakfast Member)

Product Rating (out of 5):

This was the best tasting cereal ever! Is Kellogg's ever going to bring it back? When are they going to realize they had something good? I'd do anything to get this cereal back :( R.I.P 2006-2008

Comment submitted: 7/19/2012 (#3179)



By crunchlover

Product Rating (out of 5):

I loved this cereal. It was my favorite. Please bring it back!!

Comment submitted: 9/11/2011 (#2888)



Official Member: Team BreakfastBy Fred P (Team Breakfast Member)

Product Rating (out of 5):

I've been looking for caramel nut chrunch since it first disappeared from the shelves in Wal-Mart and I blamed them for causing it to go away. Please bring it back, as I'm 63 and may not have too much longer to eat.

Comment submitted: 6/4/2011 (#2853)



By bringitback!

Product Rating (out of 5):

I was so in love with this cereal. I bought five boxes at a time. I hardly eat cereal since it's no longer available. I just googled hoping that it was back on the market. Kellogg made a huge breakfast mistake when they discontinued Caramel Nut Crunch!

Comment submitted: 6/3/2011 (#2852)



By EJ

Product Rating (out of 5):

I feel like everyone else on this page. The cereal is the absolute best! I wanted a whole pallet or warehouse of this cereal before they discontinued them. I needed a lifetime supply there that good!

Comment submitted: 4/3/2011 (#2799)



By SD916

Product Rating (out of 5):

Please bring Caramel Nut Crunch back! It was the best cereal ever and I miss it badly!

Comment submitted: 3/2/2011 (#2760)



By Tank

Product Rating (out of 5):

I think you should start making and selling this product, caramel nut crunch cereal, again. It was and still is the best cereal I've ever had and I have been looking for it for years it was top rated in 2006 and all I can find are good reviews for it... so please consider making it again!

Comment submitted: 2/20/2011 (#2739)



By FRESH*NESS

Product Rating (out of 5):

This was the best cereal known to man, please bring it back and please sell it in Walmart stores in Jacksonville, Fl.

Comment submitted: 2/12/2011 (#2724)



Official Member: Team BreakfastBy ladykelandra (Team Breakfast Member)

Product Rating (out of 5):

I agree this was best cereal in world. U must bring it back!!! PLZZZZZ BRINGGGG IT BACKKKKK !!!!!!!

Comment submitted: 2/11/2011 (#2723)



By SweetPee

Product Rating (out of 5):

Please please bring it back. IT'S THE BEST CEREAL!!!!!

Comment submitted: 2/8/2011 (#2712)



By d. stone

Product Rating (out of 5):

I am very disappointed to no longer be able to buy this cereal. I am not much of a cereal eater, but this one I loved. Please bring it back.

Comment submitted: 9/20/2010 (#2531)



Official Member: Team BreakfastBy jperonto (Team Breakfast Member)

Product Rating (out of 5):

This was one of my favorite cereals EVER! It was AMAZING on ice cream! :)!

Comment submitted: 9/20/2010 (#2529)



By Anita

Product Rating (out of 5):

My whole family loved this cereal. Seems like everytime we find something we all like it gets discontinued. WHY????

Comment submitted: 9/13/2010 (#2516)



By dustneckos

Product Rating (out of 5):

Why would you take this away from us Kelloggs? Bring it back!

Comment submitted: 8/2/2010 (#2446)



By Irene

Product Rating (out of 5):

It was the best cereal ever!!!! Why did it go away? Why!!!

Comment submitted: 7/20/2010 (#2431)



By Tug S.

Product Rating (out of 5):

That cereal was better than sex. Please bring it back.

Comment submitted: 2/28/2010 (#2187)



By Aadil

Product Rating (out of 5):

NOOOO!!! Why would they stop making the best thing this world has to offer!?!?!?!? I loved this cereal sooo much. I bought one box of it and after I ate my first bowl I ran back to Wal Mart and bought 33 of the rest of the boxes they had. But after a few months and when I ran out, and went back, I couldn't find it anymore. I am just devastated. Kellogs - u suck!

Comment submitted: 12/29/2009 (#2058)



Official Member: Team BreakfastBy dvaughn (Team Breakfast Member)

Product Rating (out of 5):

I miss this cereal so much. Everytime I go the store I go down the cereal aisle and look to see if it is back on the shelf. It is never there, only raisin brand crunch! Yuk, I hate raisins!! Please reconsider this decision.

Comment submitted: 9/1/2009 (#1892)



By sdohio

Product Rating (out of 5):

Caramel Nut Crunch is my absolute most favorite cereal ever. It''s so delicious I can't imagine why it was discontinued. PLEASE BRING IT BACK! =,(

Comment submitted: 8/19/2009 (#1877)



By JAJA lovely

Product Rating (out of 5):

This cereal is the absolute best. I love it. Pleasssse put it back on shelves!

Comment submitted: 7/25/2009 (#1855)



Official Member: Team BreakfastBy icecold_milkman (Team Breakfast Member)

Product Rating (out of 5):

This was a great cereal! My whole family loved it. We could eat the whole box in a day. I hope they decide to bring it back.

Comment submitted: 7/5/2009 (#1824)



By Gone Too Soon

Product Rating (out of 5):

I love this cereal. I can't believe they quit making it. What does it cause cancer or something? Hey Post, Quaker, here's a void to fill that will really pay off.

Comment submitted: 7/2/2009 (#1820)



By Legend

BAH! Why do they NOT make this ANYMORE!!! OMG it was SO good. Yet many other disgusting cereals still make it on store shelves...

Comment submitted: 6/24/2009 (#1803)



By raydonjuan

Product Rating (out of 5):

Best cereal in the world... I emailed Kelloggs...

Comment submitted: 6/16/2009 (#1795)



By Shame On K

Product Rating (out of 5):

Such a shame they don't make this anymore. Who ever made that decision totally blew it!!

Comment submitted: 6/14/2009 (#1791)



By Jordi

Product Rating (out of 5):

Wish it would come back. I really miss it.

Comment submitted: 6/2/2009 (#1772)



By Kristy M.

Product Rating (out of 5):

How do I get it. I cant find it in stores now?

Comment submitted: 5/2/2009 (#1639)



Official Member: Team BreakfastBy caramelnut (Team Breakfast Member)

Product Rating (out of 5):

We are still waiting for the return on Caramel Nut Crunch. I just knew this Spring it would be back on the shelves, but I cannot find it. It is by far the best cereal I have ever had. Will it be making a return?

Comment submitted: 4/25/2009 (#1615)



By Kendra

Product Rating (out of 5):

I LOVED this cereal!!!!!! I can't imagine why Kellogg's stopped making it. I am heart broken over it. I wish they would reconsider. This was the best cereal I have ever eaten.

Comment submitted: 3/28/2009 (#1557)



By oolbaby

Product Rating (out of 5):

Caramel Nut Crunch, where are you? I started eating cereal as a result of this cereal, and now it's gone. Why take it off the shelves if the reviews were good? Or make it available to the people who truly like it. I would be willing to purchase a case or more if I could.

Comment submitted: 2/28/2009 (#1496)



Official Member: Team BreakfastBy island girl (Team Breakfast Member)

Product Rating (out of 5):

PLEASE,PLEASE put caramel nut crunch back in WALMART, I am not a cereal eater,but I found myself eating it nearly every meal, now I can't find it anywhere.I will keep the faith. Please don't let me down Kellog's. DIANNE

Comment submitted: 1/31/2009 (#1430)



Official Member: Team BreakfastBy LeeBZB (Team Breakfast Member)

Product Rating (out of 5):

Oh, Noooooo...... they've discontinued Caramel Nut Crunch?? That's the one that got me eating cereal again... it was SO good! I haven't seen it for a while at Ralph's Market where I do most of my shopping and I hoped that they were just out of it; I'd only checked one other store. Then, after looking for it again this evening to no avail, I decided to Google it and can hardly believe they've stopped making it. :( Well..... back to a mini bagel with peanut butter for breakfast. I'm VERY disappointed. There are a lot of so-so cereals that are still around..... go figure.

Comment submitted: 1/18/2009 (#1385)



By Missing It

Product Rating (out of 5):

Please, please bring it back on the shelves. It is the best cereal ever! Why would you stop making it??

Comment submitted: 1/11/2009 (#1364)



By Glenn

Product Rating (out of 5):

WHY!!!!?

Complain to Kellogg's now!
http://www2.kelloggs.com/ContactUs.aspx

Definitely one of the most delicious things Kellogg's made!

Comment submitted: 12/29/2008 (#1346)



By Greg

Product Rating (out of 5):

GREATEST CEREAL EVER PRODUCED - and now it's all gone forever. i have a few last boxes left. it is truly a sad day in the world of cereal. WHY KELLOGS!?!?! I JUST WANT TO KNOW WHY!!!

Comment submitted: 12/17/2008 (#1338)



By mama in Texas

Product Rating (out of 5):

Where can I find this cereal? It is the best I have ever had, and I cannot find it anywhere. I am on my last box now, and wish to buy more. 11-28-2008

Comment submitted: 11/28/2008 (#1316)



By butchie13

Product Rating (out of 5):

IT'S THE BEST!!!! WHERE CAN I FIND IT?? I HAVE SEARCHED HIGH AND LOW AND STILL CAN'T FIND IT. HELP!! I LOVE KELLOGG'S CARMEL NUT CRUNCH CEREAL. PLEASE BRING IT BACK ON THE SHELVES.

Comment submitted: 11/3/2008 (#1290)



By sad

Product Rating (out of 5):

I am very disappointed that Kellogg's has discontinued the caramel nut crunch cereal. It is one of the best cereal's I have eaten. Is there a way to get it back in the stores.

Comment submitted: 10/25/2008 (#1272)



By Caramel Nut Crunch Nut

Product Rating (out of 5):

I LOVE this cereal ....Kellogg's makes me sad for discontinuing it.

Comment submitted: 10/10/2008 (#1256)



By Chris

Product Rating (out of 5):

I love this stuff too. I hate to see it disappeared. I used to eat it all the time, and now it's gone :( It's not on the discontinued list on the kelloggs web site so maybe it'll be back.

Comment submitted: 10/3/2008 (#1243)



By crunchy

Product Rating (out of 5):

Truly heart broken I met my first love of cereal and now its gone. I really need caramel nut crunch back in my life. What's a sister to do!

Comment submitted: 9/23/2008 (#1226)



By Stephs2kidz

Product Rating (out of 5):

I tried this cereal about two years ago and i enjoyed it a great deal. Now, for some reason, i can't seem to find it anywhere. Send help!

Comment submitted: 9/14/2008 (#1213)



By Anna

Product Rating (out of 5):

I can't find it anymore either... I found it at a local grocery outlet once a couple of weeks ago, loved it, and now it's nowhere in town.

Comment submitted: 9/8/2008 (#1210)



By Crazy 4 CNC

Product Rating (out of 5):

What the heck? I found Caramel Nut Crunch one time.... it was the best day of my life! I don't even like cereal! After finishing the box, I went back to Wal-Mart to get another box! To my surprise, the shelf was empty. I have been a mad woman on the hunt for CNC ever since. I was beginning to think I was crazy and never had the cereal in the first place. I am sincerely heartbroken to read the cereal is bring discontinued... Kellog's must be crazy!!

Comment submitted: 9/1/2008 (#1203)



By fowler99

Product Rating (out of 5):

I love this cereal but I can't find it in the store where I live. My heart is broken.

Comment submitted: 8/15/2008 (#1149)



By SAD MOM

Product Rating (out of 5):

OMG It can't be true. My cereal is gone. I have got to have it. My family is addicted to it. PLEASE BRING IT BACK!!

Comment submitted: 8/3/2008 (#1124)



By Zalku

Product Rating (out of 5):

Just called Kellog and they are running out of whatever supplies they had left and stated that people should post their comments on "Great Idea" section of Kellog.com asking for them to place the item back in inventory So DO IT!!!

Comment submitted: 7/31/2008 (#1118)



By schneider

Product Rating (out of 5):

This is (or I guess was) the Best Cereal Ever.

Comment submitted: 7/29/2008 (#1116)



By Sweetie

Product Rating (out of 5):

I discovered the best cereal ever when I found Caramel Nut Crunch. I can't find it anywhere now and I'm craving it so bad. I am addicted to it, Walmart carried and suddenly no Caramel Nut Crunch, Foodfair carried, again, no CNC, I wonder if Kellogg's will let me buy it from them and if anyone finds it will you please contact me by email sweetalwaysox@aol.com.

I'm not gonna be very sweet if I don't get my cereal. I eat a box a week. Please someone get me my Caramel Nut Crunch, those little caramel bite are so good, I wish they sold them by the package and I could add more to my Caramel Nut Crunch, that is if I ever find it.

Comment submitted: 7/18/2008 (#1098)



By CNC Nut

Product Rating (out of 5):

This cereal is so delicious!

Comment submitted: 7/7/2008 (#1083)



By bobbie

Product Rating (out of 5):

Best cereal that I have ever eaten. 1 box is just 3 servings for me, and that is because I stop myself from eating more. Maybe 1 serving if I try.

Comment submitted: 7/5/2008 (#1080)



By Pembroke4

Product Rating (out of 5):

What can we do to keep this cereal on the shelves? I've been to 4 Wal-Marts today and can't find it. I'm obsessed with it!!!!

Comment submitted: 6/20/2008 (#1066)



By craftybabs

Product Rating (out of 5):

Why are they discontinuing such a great cereal. Maybe if we get enough people to write to Kellogg's maybe they will bring it back.

Comment submitted: 6/18/2008 (#1063)



By agentJ

Product Rating (out of 5):

My absolute favorite cereal! Unfortunately, when I asked Kellogg's Customer Service to ask why stores aren't carrying it I was told it is being discontinued. Any suggestions for a good replacement?

Comment submitted: 5/30/2008 (#1042)



By Yummy

Product Rating (out of 5):

I love this cereal, but I'm starting to notice a difference in the amount of clusters in each box. I bought two boxes a week ago; one for myself and the other for my family (ha ha). To my surprise, there were barely any clusters in my box! I opened the "family" box to see if it was the same, but it wasn't. In fact, it was loaded with clusters! Was it karma for being so greedy? Who knows! The bottom line is that it's delicious and I can eat it as a cereal and/or a snack. Kudos, Kellogg's!

Comment submitted: 5/5/2008 (#1007)



By lukenunley

Product Rating (out of 5):

I agree with lolcake, although I wouldnt use such language.

I saw this box and was immediately intrigued. I coudln't wait to drop a spoonful of clusters in my mouth.

Unfortunately, when I did...

This cereal is a caramel exposition with some nuts and crunch on the side. Far be it from me to question this, but I didn't find loads of caramel and milk to be a pleasing taste at breakfast, let alone any other time.

There are several good cereals on the market. There are several great cereals. Then there are cereals that try too hard. This weird almagamation squeezes itself into that last category with ease.

I'm awarding two golden eggs for the colorful box, interesting concept, and great texture. Execution could have been better.

Comment submitted: 5/3/2008 (#1000)



Official Member: Team BreakfastBy Furik (Team Breakfast Member)

Product Rating (out of 5):

I totally agree. This cereal is absolutely amazing. I just bought my first box, not expecting much, but it is completely delicious.

Comment submitted: 5/3/2008 (#999)



By TonyP

Product Rating (out of 5):

Appears to be only available at Wal-Mart and Target, looks like Kellog's has sold out to the Chinese plastic distributors. Way to be focused on the American family.

Comment submitted: 4/23/2008 (#980)



By TonyP

My grocery store listed this cereal as "closeout product", I bought everything left on the shelf, and haven't seen it since. This might actually be the best cereal in human history, it won this award, so why isn't it being sold (or even made?) anymore?

Comment submitted: 4/23/2008 (#979)



By pam

Product Rating (out of 5):

ok where is the cereal ??? i cant find it anyplace does kelloggs have an answer?

Comment submitted: 2/24/2008 (#888)



By pam

Product Rating (out of 5):

Me too, but now I cannot find it. Did they quit making it?? I am saddened. This cereal rocks!

Comment submitted: 1/6/2008 (#817)



By w00t

Product Rating (out of 5):

Yes, this has to be the most addictive cereal I've ever had. I remember when it first came out and I bought a couple of boxes since it was "buy one, get one free"...both boxes were gone by Wednesday...and I usually buy my groceries on Sunday.

Granted, it isn't exactly "granola good for you," but damned if it isn't the most highly addictive cereal ever. I actually had to stop buying it because of how much of it I kept eating. I eventually weaned myself back onto Honey Bunches of Oats and Weetabix.

Comment submitted: 12/22/2007 (#802)



By Bindu Reddy

Product Rating (out of 5):

Oh my God!! I miss this cereal... Where did it go? I can't see it any more any where. It's awesome, man!

Comment submitted: 11/29/2007 (#774)



By corinne

Product Rating (out of 5):

I love this cereal and am bummed that I can't find it anymore. Where did it go? If it such a winner why can't I find it?

Comment submitted: 10/16/2007 (#717)



By chruncher

Product Rating (out of 5):

This Cereal rocks!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Comment submitted: 9/16/2007 (#673)



By Georgie

Product Rating (out of 5):

The best cereal I've ever tasted. The only cereal that makes me sorry when I reach the bottom of the bowl. I don't care how many calories it has, I've gotta have it and the two main stores in town don't have it any more. What to do???

Comment submitted: 6/30/2007 (#530)



Official Member: Team BreakfastBy Big Rick (Team Breakfast Member)

Product Rating (out of 5):

Best Cereal Ever. Nuff Said. I eat a bowl twice a day. Caramel Nut Crunch is where its at my friends. WHERE IT's AT.

-Rick

Comment submitted: 5/15/2007 (#469)



By Estel

Product Rating (out of 5):

Eugh, too sugary and not healthy. Try Life instead or maybe Cheerios.

Comment submitted: 2/9/2007 (#271)



By MISTY C

Product Rating (out of 5):

I LOVE IT!

Comment submitted: 1/24/2007 (#240)



By lowell

Not good. Cinnamon toast crunh is where it's at.

Comment submitted: 1/3/2007 (#210)



By Klystron

Product Rating (out of 5):

The clusters are wonderful, but this is candy, not cereal. It's like eating a bowlful of Screaming Yellow Zonkers with milk. Works best as a dry snack.

Comment submitted: 12/15/2006 (#183)



By Yummy

Product Rating (out of 5):

This is the best cereal I have ever tasted in my life. Yummy!!!

Comment submitted: 11/13/2006 (#119)



By SharnieGirl

Product Rating (out of 5):

I eat 3 boxes of week. I eat it this cereal for breakfast and lunch. I LOVE IT and wish it came in a bigger box.

Comment submitted: 11/8/2006 (#110)



By larsonj

Product Rating (out of 5):

AWESOME cereal... I can eat it right out of the box or with milk.

Comment submitted: 10/27/2006 (#90)



Official Member: Team BreakfastBy Betsy (Team Breakfast Member)

Product Rating (out of 5):

The best cereal I've ever had! I can eat it straight out of the box.

Comment submitted: 10/25/2006 (#87)



By Fantastic

Product Rating (out of 5):

Fantastic cereal! It looks like it's healthy, but it's not. Great way to defraud coworkers and spouses who laugh at us for eating cookie crisp.

Comment submitted: 10/19/2006 (#77)



By Tonya

Product Rating (out of 5):

The best cereal I have tasted yet!

Comment submitted: 10/7/2006 (#62)



Official Member: Team BreakfastBy lolcake (Team Breakfast Member)

Product Rating (out of 5):

This cereal blows. Rice Krispies Treats Cereal is 10x better. The rating should be switched around.

Comment submitted: 9/25/2006 (#31)



By ethug

Product Rating (out of 5):

Eating a bowl now and loving it!

Comment submitted: 9/23/2006 (#14)





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