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Well, it's Halloween. And since I've already written about Count Chocula, Franken Berry and Boo Berry, I figured we'd talk about the next most Halloweeny cereal there is, the only currently available cereal*, to my knowledge, that's based off a candy: Reese's Puffs. It just so happens that it's also one of the most incredibly delicious cereals of all time (and I really mean this).
The Puffs were introduced in 1997 and marketed with the tagline, "Candy...for breakfast!" The cereal is so blatantly on the sweets end of things that I heard they were forbidden even in the most liberal of cereal households. Truly a special occasion or dessert cereal.
So these are clearly a novelty item, but how do they taste?
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