Breakfast The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite breakfast cereals that are marketed to grown-up consumers (even if they are still full of sugar).

You never outgrow cereal. Need proof? Just look at all these cereals made just for grown ups. The best types of cereal for adults come in many forms. Some delicious adult cereals are fruity while other popular cereals for grown-ups are made from whole grains. Many delicious adult cereals contain filling fiber and protein to power your day.

What breakfast staples will you find on this list of the top adult cereals? Wheaties combines wheat and bran into tasty, crispy flakes. Many famous athletes have appeared on the box of this "Breakfast of Champions," including Lou Gehrig, Jesse Owens, and Michael Jordan. Cheerios is another good cereal for adults and kids alike, making it a great choice for the whole family. Special K is a cereal popular among adults watching their waistlines. Other top breakfasts featured on this list include Grape-Nuts, Total, and cream of wheat.

Which is the very best cereal for adults? Give your personal favorite brands a thumbs up to move them to the top of the list, and please add any good options that are missing.

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Honey Nut Cheerios is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Raisin Bran is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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80 46
Honey Bunches of Oats Cereal is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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69 46
Frosted Mini-Wheats is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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65 47
Special K is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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67 52
Cheerios is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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49 41
Raisin Bran Crunch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Corn flakes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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34 39
Honey Nut Clusters is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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40 48
Puffed Rice is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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37 45
Crispix is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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36 50
Grape-Nuts is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Apple Jacks is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness
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34 52
Shredded Wheat is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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31 54
Cream of Wheat is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Wheaties is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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23 45
Kellogg's Krave Chocolate Cere... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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18 45
Oatmeal Crisp is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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19 48
Total is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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19 49
Cracklin' Oat Bran is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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15 44
Total Corn Flakes is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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19 54
Muesli is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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15 48
Crunchy Nut is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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13 45
Nutri-Grain is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness

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11 44
Smart Start is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cereals for Grown-Ups, Ranked by Deliciousness