HOME > Chowhound > Greater Boston Area >
What's your latest food project?
TELL US

I had Gronk Flakes for breakfast

Jpan99 Nov 6, 2012 08:54 AM

They are like Frosted Flakes only bigger, thicker, Gronkier!

I believe they are only available in local (New England) Stop & Shop's, I got mine in Watertown.

I bought my brother a box for his birthday and he refuses to open the box, thinking they are going to be a collector item. (Yeah, maybe, but not in my brother's lifetime!) So I went out and bought my own box. A tasty breakfast with some sliced bananas and skim milk!

  1. c
    camberville Nov 7, 2012 11:43 AM

    I had a box of Flutie Flakes that I was keeping as a souvenir, but I got really poor in college and had to eat them. Saved the box though!

    1. digga Nov 6, 2012 04:32 PM

      I hope you spiked the box first!

      1. L2k Nov 6, 2012 01:58 PM

        You spelled it wrong.

        It's GRÖNK flakes.

        3 Replies
        1. re: L2k
          Jpan99 Nov 6, 2012 02:30 PM

          Yeah, I have an umlaut deficiency. Better eat some more cereal.

          1. re: L2k
            MC Slim JB Nov 6, 2012 08:22 PM

            Penance for misspellers: march around like "that little nutcracker dude" for five minutes. Absolved.

            http://mcslimjb.blogspot.com/

            1. re: MC Slim JB
              Jpan99 Nov 7, 2012 02:57 AM

              That was so funny! I wonder if Gronk eats his own cereal every morning? Apparently he grew up eating Flutie Flakes!

          2. p
            peelmeagrape Nov 6, 2012 01:52 PM

            Hilarious. I'm getting my husband a box. Thanks for the heads up!

            1. MC Slim JB Nov 6, 2012 10:16 AM

              Got mine in Brighton.

              http://mcslimjb.blogspot.com/

              1. o
                owen_meany Nov 6, 2012 09:57 AM

                They've got them at the Reading S&S as well. Thanks for the report!

                1. Bob Dobalina Nov 6, 2012 09:27 AM

                  That's awesome - Totally going to look for those - thanks!

                  1 Reply
                  1. re: Bob Dobalina
                    Jpan99 Nov 6, 2012 10:18 AM

                    Yeah, I've been sitting in front of my computer all day, trying to resist the urge to spike my mouse.

                  Show Hidden Posts