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Crispy Wheats 'n Raisins
From: General Mills
Introduced in 1979


This cereal was described on the box as "whole wheat flakes lightly coated with brown sugar and honey- with Raisins."

A 1979 magazine ad described it this way:

Hey! This Isn't Raisin Bran!
Try a bowl of Crsipy Wheats 'n Raisins.
Crisp whole wheat flakes.
Touch of honey
Fantastic flavor combination.
Your family will love it!


The back of a 1990 cereal box declared, "The sog stops here."

"Hey, soggy raisin bran eaters... you don't have to sog anymore. Crispy Wheats 'N Raisins is touched with honey and stays crisp in milk. Just one taste of Crispy Wheats 'N Raisins and you'll know why the sog stops here!"

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


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Crispy Wheats 'N Raisins - Front & Back
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Crispy Wheats 'N Raisins - Front & Back

Submitter: chewy
Uploaded: 9/9/2011

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1979 Crispy Wheats n Raisins Ad
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1979 Crispy Wheats n Raisins Ad

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Uploaded: 10/7/2008

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Comments About This Cereal
What do you think of Crispy Wheats 'n Raisins?

Overall Average Rating = 5 (out of 5)

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By Issack

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

I really loved this cereal too. Please bring it back. Please, please, PLEASE! Pretty please.

Comment submitted: 10/9/2018 (#23577)



By Sassy

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

I absolutely loved this cereal - great taste and never soggy - I can't believe it's been discontinued - sad.

Comment submitted: 10/8/2018 (#23573)



By Holmes

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

One of my favorites growing up. Rally did stay crispy. Wish it could come back.

Comment submitted: 10/3/2018 (#23549)



By Lily526

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

This cereal was so addicting... It was my favorite during the 1980s... The crisp flakes, the touch of honey and those fat raisins... perfection. I can't believe they discontinued it. :-(. I wish GM would bring it back just as it was!

Comment submitted: 7/24/2018 (#23305)



By JulieC

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

Keep hoping to find it someday again on the cereal shelf isles.

Comment submitted: 7/5/2018 (#23228)



By JessicaK8

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

This was the ONLY raisin cereal where the raisins weren't dipped in sugar... it was awesome!

Comment submitted: 7/5/2018 (#23225)



By Webbers

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

This was the best cereal on the market for many years. Why was it removed? We would like to know.

Comment submitted: 3/11/2018 (#22812)



By Duncan

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

This page really brings back sweet memories. I loved this cereal! Please bring it back!

Comment submitted: 10/2/2017 (#22298)



By Chewy

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

Please bring back Crispy Wheats 'N Raisins!

Comment submitted: 9/24/2017 (#22252)



By D.V.B.

Cereal Rating (out of 5):

Loved the cereal. Loved the commercials. If it came back I'd buy it and I know a lot of other people would too.

Comment submitted: 9/11/2017 (#22211)



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