Food & Recipes

New Frosted Mini-Wheats Taste Like Cinnamon Rolls

Kellogg's also announced it's bringing back a nostalgic classic!

It’s tough to beat an ooey-gooey cinnamon roll for breakfast, but I rarely have time in the morning to bake homemade pastries. The culinary geniuses at Kellogg’s are about to make it a little easier, however,

Hitting store shelves this month, new Frosted Mini-Wheats Cinnamon Roll cereal will give you that decadent flavor in a bowl of whole-grain cereal.

In a release, Kellogg’s said the cereal, which has real cinnamon baked inside and icing on top of each piece, tastes just like “your favorite fresh-from-the-bakery cinnamon roll.” Each serving has 47 grams of whole grains, is high in fiber and is a good source of seven vitamins and minerals, according to the cereal giant.

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If you’re looking for something a little more healthy, Kellogg’s also announced that it’s launching a new Special K Blueberry option, which features the classic Special K ingredients, plus whole blueberries. It is made with 15 grams of whole grains per serving and Kellogg’s says it’s a good source of 11 vitamins and minerals.

Meanwhile, for something that’s possibly even sweeter than cinnamon roll-flavored cereal, the company has also confirmed that its classic Smorz cereal will be returning in January after a two-year hiatus. For the uninitiated, that cereal features crunchy graham cereal squares wrapped in a rich, chocolatey coating that intermingle with marshmallows.

 

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In other breakfast news, General Mills is launching a whopping 16 kinds of cereal this winter, so there’s bound to be something that suits your tastebuds!

For those that like a sugar boost in the morning, you’ll find Dunkaroos cereal, which is made with vanilla frosting-flavored cookie cereal mixed with rainbow sprinkles that are sweet and crunchy. There are also a few cereals for kids in the new General Mills lineup, including Pokémon and Sesame Street-inspired options.

The company is also offering new takes on some of its classic cereals, like Multi-Grain Cheerios with Real Strawberries, Chocolate Strawberry Cheerios and Cinnamon Toast Crunch Chocolate Churros.

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Other exciting new cereals you can soon find in stores nationwide include Lärabar Cereal in multiple flavors, including apple pie, peanut butter chocolate chip and cashew cookie.

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There are also three new cereals for those following a low-carb diet. The Keto-friendly Wonderworks cereals have 6 grams of total fat, 3 grams net carbohydrates, 15-17 grams of protein and 1 gram of sugar per serving. You can find those in cinnamon, chocolate and peanut butter flavors.

Say what you want about 2020 but it’s a good year to be a cereal lover.