Did these popular foods come out in the 1970s or 1980s?

Think you remember when Nerds, Stove Top and Diet Coke were born?

The Seventies and Eighties were glorious eras for snacking. A new, novel food seemed to pop up every week — sometimes literally, in the case of microwave popcorn and Toaster Strudel. There were innovative new beverages, candies and cereals.

So, think you can remember when certain groceries were born? Here are fifteen favorites from the 1970s and '80s. Try to place in theme in the correct decade!
  1. When did McDonald's launch its Quarter Pounder hamburger?
  2. When did Nissin first introduce Cup O' Noodles to America? (First flavors: beef, chicken and shrimp.)
  3. When did Pop Secret popcorn first pop up?
  4. When did Cinnamon Toast Crunch first appear in the cereal aisle?
  5. When did Perrier first bubble up in the United States?
  6. When were Fruit Roll-Ups first unrolled?
  7. When did Pillsbury Toaster Strudel first pop up?
  8. When did Juicy Juice first quench thirsts?
  9. When did Diet Coke come out?
  10. When did Coors Light come out?
  11. When did Stove Top Stuffing first get cooked up?
  12. When did Willy Wonka's Spree candies roll out?
  13. When did Nerds make their debut?
  14. When did Crispix cereal come out?
  15. Finally, when did Starbucks open its first location?
Did these popular foods come out in the 1970s or 1980s?

Your Result...

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Pellentesque nec ante ipsum. Mauris viverra, urna et porta sagittis, lorem diam dapibus diam, et lacinia libero quam id risus.
Share your results:
Save with
Enjoy even more classic shows on-air! Find where to watch MeTV in Washington D.C.
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?


Post a comment
Click here to learn about MeTV's new commenting system!
pw 27 days ago
"You got 8 out of 15. Better luck next time, captain. Guess you had to be there."
I WAS there. At least that's what my drivers' license says. Lookin' back it's still a bit fuzzy.
SheriHeffner 1 month ago
13 out of fifteen, I don't like Diet Coke or drink beer so those were the ones I got wrong.
DiscoDave 1 month ago
9 out of 15, but I'm north of your border so not too bad, eh?
JeffTanner 1 month ago
I got 13 out of 15 ------------Got #4 and #7 WRONG!
UTZAAKE 1 month ago
9/15. Foiled by 4, 8, 9, 10, 12 and 15.
Barry22 1 month ago
7/15, and wildly guessed, badly.
That's okay, cheer up coz a lot of folks don't even know what we do! 1970's are the BEST!
EllisClevenger 1 month ago
You got 9 out of 15
Better luck next time, captain. Guess you had to be there.
I am NOT ashamed. *hangs head down, pouting, walks out door*
You'll miss me, when I'm gone.
teire 1 month ago
7/15. Wasn’t eating or drinking most of these, should have known Diet Coke and quarter pounders tho.
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?