Country Barn Cereal Flakes Reviews
Product Type: Country Barn Breakfast
Newest Review: ... crisp in the milk too, which is a bonus for me as I hate soggy cereals! Whenever I have cereal for breakfast now I always go ... more
by - written on 16/09/11 (46 readings)
If you love Kelloggs Special K, but find them too expensive to buy regularly then these Special Flakes could be what you are looking for. I love Special K! Normally, they are my cereal of choice, but right now money is tight and I just cannot afford to buy them at the price Kelloggs are asking. When I saw Country Barn Special Flakes being sold in my local Tesco I thought I would give them a try. They cost considerably less than Kelloggs, at £1.49 for a 500g pack and look identical to the more expensive brand. I was skeptical as I poured my first bowl of Special Flakes, they looked the same, but would they taste the same? I added a splash ... Read the complete review
by - written on 18/07/09 (Very useful, 162 readings)
Like many people I am always looking for ways to save a bit of cash at the moment. In my food buying this has involved changing from named brands to cheaper alternatives. For cereal I have been eating Special K for many years and have in the past gone for shops own labels and been generally impressed with them. I can remember my mum switching to shops own corn flakes but my brother, who was a fussy eater, wouldn't touch them as they were not 'Kellogg's'. My mum then bought shops own and then put the inner bag into a Kellogg's box. Well it kept my brother happy and he didn't know the difference. I am a big cereal eater and can get through a box of cereal in ... Read the complete review
by - written on 28/06/09 (Very useful, 112 readings)
Country Barn Special Flakes is one of Tesco's cheaper lines 'discount branded' products. The discounted range is Tescos answer to compete with the likes of Aldi and Lidl that are taking market share. You will recognise the line by the yellow and red label on the products stating 'Discount Brands at TEsco' followed by a £ being cut in half with scissors! As a fan of Special K but not of its price I am always on the lookout for a cheaper alternative. At £1.33 for 500g compared to about £2.80 for the special K these German produced Flakes offer quite a saving! Basically its flakes of toasted rice and wheat, fortified with ... Read the complete review
Products Similar to Country Barn Cereal Flakes
Nestle Honey Cheerios - Tasty, sweet and crunchy High sugar content, go soggy quite quickly
Kelloggs Fruit and Fibre - generous with fruit none really
Grasshopper Organic Cinnamon & Raisin Porridge - Instantly available. Sugary and not as hot as I like.
Tesco Golden Honey Puffs - ....none Too sweet, disgusting taste, expensive
Jordans Country Crisp Real Strawberries - Luxurious!! Tasty! None!
Kellogg's Nature's Pleasure - texture, ingredients, taste a bit pricey
|More products in Breakfast|
All these and are taken from reviews of the dooyooCommunity.
|Kelloggs Special K Oats and Honey Cereal||Honey Waffles|
Great taste, does not go soggy, great price
|Mornflake Superfast Oats|
Makes quick, healthy, economical, creamy porridge
None - apart from a dirty saucepan and they took the horses logo off the packet!
|Dorset Cereals Honey Granola|
Packed with nuts and seeds
High in sugar and fat, no good for nut allergy sufferers!
|Kellogg's Special K Purple Berries|
Contains lots of vitamins, tasty, healthier choice than many.
quite expensive - not much fruit
|Sainsbury's Easy Oats|
porridge to perfection everytime
|Kelloggs Special K Bliss|
great if your in a rush, and watching the weight
need more than 1 bar at a time