What are Kellogg’s Narwhal Raspberry Waffles?
This time last year, Kellogg’s released a collection of frozen waffles that included flavors like Mermaid (Blue Raspberry), Unicorn (Cotton Candy), and Birthday Cake. This year, raspberry-flavored Narwhal waffles have joined them.
What in tarnation is a narwhal you ask? Unlike mermaids, unicorns, and the mythical “birthday cake,” narwhals are real. They’re medium-sized whales with a single, long horn (tusk) on the front of their heads. I hear they taste like raspberries, hence the waffle flavor.
How is it?
These blue-green raspberry waffles looked an awful lot like the blue raspberry Mermaid waffles from last year. Suspiciously alike. But did I even care? I loved the Mermaid (and the Unicorn) waffles. So even if they were simply a retread, I’d be happy.
And they were a retread – woo hoo! The same fruity-eggy aroma, really fun teal hue, and sugary raspberry flavor. They were thick waffles that toasted nicely, and something about the octagonal shape was so satisfying. I couldn’t hate on these, even if the narwhal was just a mermaid in a new costume.
Anything else you need to know?
The back of the box asked me to “check out all our other fun waffles,” but only showed Unicorn and Birthday Cake flavors, so I’m thinking Narwhal is a replacement for Mermaid. Mermaids are SO 2020.
I loved these! You will too if you’re a fan of: cute things, sparkly things, pink/blue/purple things, things that taste like someone lightly rubbed a Jolly Rancher on them, things that taste like last year’s things lightly rubbed with Jolly Ranchers, 8-sided things, things to put in the toaster and forget are there, things that make other people ask why they exist, or things that are unapologetically happy.
Purchased Price: $2.96
Size: 11.oz box (6 waffles)
Purchased at: Walmart
Rating: 9 out of 10
Nutrition Facts: (1 waffle) 130 calories, 2.5 grams of fat, 0.5 grams of saturated fat, 0 grams of trans fat, 0 milligrams of cholesterol, 260 milligrams of sodium, 26 grams of carbohydrates, less than 1 gram of fiber, 7 grams of total sugars, including 7 grams of added sugars, and 3 grams of protein.
5 thoughts to “REVIEW: Kellogg’s Narwhal Raspberry Waffles”
For symmetry sake, you should’ve put two blueberries in the top row, like you did in the other rows.
That would be too tidy; on a product like Narwhal Raspberry Waffles, it’s only right to throw a wee bit of chaos in the mix. Regardless, great review Rachel! We need MORE products that taste like they’re been rubbed with Jolly Ranchers!
LOL – OH NO! I didn’t even notice that, but totally something that would drive me crazy. Sorry!
Regardless of the blueberry location situation…. focus given to the fact the waffles aren’t Narwhal flavor and their tusk is a tooth.
Would be better if the waffles were served on sticks
“Mermaids are SO 2020.” Excuse me? Mermaids eat people, therefore they are timeless!
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