Has 2020 Got You Pining for Simpler Times? General Mills Brings Back Classic Cereal Recipes

Trix, Cocoa Puffs, Golden Grahams and Cookie Crisp are returning to their roots

General Mills cereals
General Mills will celebrate the return of '80s-era cereals with a drive-in screening of Saturday morning cartoons. General Mills

To help us all lean into childhood nostalgia—that sweet, sweet respite from the ever-worsening reality we call 2020—General Mills is releasing four breakfast cereals with their classic recipes from the ’80s, though the cereal maker declined to explain exactly which ingredients had changed.

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