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Jul 20, 2002 11:41 PM

Whatever happened to Team Flakes?

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Does anyone know if Nabisco still makes Team Flakes? I have not seen them in years and they were one of my favorite cereals. A four grain flake of corn, oats, rice and wheat. The closest thing I know of now is Crispx, which I like but not as much as Team Flakes. Am I alone in my longing for Team Flakes or are there other like minded souls out there in the universe?

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  1. Come to think of it, Where is Nutrigrain??

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    1. re: Shaebones

      Isn't Nutrigrain still around in the form of those sickeningly sweet breakfast bars?

      1. re: Scooter Pie

        Yes, the nutrigrain granola bars are still around but not the breakfast cereal which was NOT sweet and quite yummy.

    2. Ah, you've brought back a long-forgotten memory. I (born in '61) grew up on "Team Flakes" (and "Life," which, of course, is still around) as my mom was somehow convinced that those two sugar-laden cereals were healthier than the even MORE sugar-laden alternatives!

      1. It's a sad, sad story...but I don't know what it is. I've been missing my Team Flakes for years. Hometown Favorites lists them on their "Boy, they were good, but..." list of discontinued products (link below). I do occasionally find other items listed there, but Team Flakes really do appear to be gone. Maybe if we all asked Nabisco to bring them back...


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        1. Kellogg's Corn Soya cereal. Man, that was good!

          Wait a minute....why was this OP on this board NOW? it's 4 years old. Sucked me in....but there are no other more recent posts....what gives?

          1. General Mill's Curves Cereal Whole Grain Crunch UPC 0 16000 19806 7
            made with rice and wheat is very close to the Team Flakes flavor. There are several other Curves formulas but the whole grain crunch I think will be loved by Team Flakes lovers. I miss the team flakes too. I've been buying the Curves since summer 2007.

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            1. re: robertiverson

              I completely agree that the new Curves Cereal is the closest I've ever tasted to Team flakes. Each bowl takes me back to the good ole' days!

              1. re: dolphinr

                I am going shopping first thing tomorrow to try and find that Curves cereal. I just signed onto this site and found the comments about TEAM FLAKES....oh my god, I have been thinking about that cereal for about 20 yrs...I hope your Oct 2007 comments about Curves arent too old, and that I can still find it on the shelves...just to see how close it tastes to Team flakes..thanks.