After eating cold cereal with milk for so many mornings in a row, it gets kinda monotonous. Some cereals are über-healthy with loads of whole grains, while others are just plain sugary decadence. Either way, adding cereal to other meals can shake up that monotony — you’ll be amazed at what recipes call for breakfast cereal! We’ve rounded up 17 unexpected ways to eat cereal, so put down your cereal spoon and get cooking!
17 Unexpected Ways to Eat Cereal 1 of 18
Cereal can be so versatile! Try adding it to a new recipe — you won't be disappointed!
Cinnamon Toast Crunch S’mores Bars 2 of 18
Use up extra cereal in this simple, yummy recipe!
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Multigrain Irish Soda Bread 3 of 18
A multigrain cereal blend in this Irish soda bread makes it healthy, crunchy, hearty, and delicious!
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Gluten-Free Veggie Burgers 4 of 18
Rice-Chex gives these delicious veggie burgers a satisfying crunch!
Get the recipe from A FAMILY FEAST
Mac ‘n’ Cheese Cereal Cups 5 of 18
These single-serving mac 'n' cheese cups have a surprisingly delicious topping — crushed Kix cereal!
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Cap’n Crunch Fish Tacos 6 of 18
Cap'n crunch cereal creates the perfect slightly sweet and crunchy coating for fish tacos — you gotta try it!
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Fruit Loop Waffles with Milk Glaze 7 of 18
Double up on breakfast — Fruit Loops in waffles is a seriously amazing thing!
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Cornflake-Crusted Chicken Tenders 8 of 18
These chicken tenders are baked — not-fried — with a crispy, crunchy, spicy coating!
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Mexican "Unfried" Ice Cream 9 of 18
Special K cereal makes its way into this amazing and skinny ice cream treat!
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Frosted Flake-Crusted French Toast 10 of 18
No more soggy french toast with this crispy Frosted Flake crust!
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Reece’s PB&J Cereal Treats 11 of 18
These crispy, no-bake cereal bars are bursting with classic PB&J flavor!
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Savory Meatloaf 12 of 18
Shredded Wheat cereal gives this meatloaf some whole grain fiber!
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Chocolate Salami 13 of 18
Honey Pop cereal gives this chocolate salami fantastic crunch!
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Corn Flakes-Crusted Grilled Cheese 14 of 18
This crispy, crunchy, gooey, cheesy sandwich just made lunch worthwhile!
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Chivda, Savory, Cereal Snack 15 of 18
This vegan savory snack is made with puffed rice cereal, nuts, seeds, raisins, and spices.
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Crispy Baked Fried Chicken Drumsticks 16 of 18
Flax bran cereal makes a healthy coating for these amazing drumsticks!
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Bran Apple Muffins 17 of 18
These vegan muffins are bursting with whole grains, apples, and spice — a perfect fall snack!
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Mini Pizzas with Homemade Oaty Crust 18 of 18
This no-knead, no-rise whole grain crust is a healthy alternative that will make you feel good about eating pizza!
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