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TV Dinners: The Breakfast Club - Pixy Stix Sandwich

In honor of national candy month, I thought I'd pull out a classic candy-related TV Dinner clip for us all. Do you remember the lunchtime scene in The Breakfast Club? Molly Ringwald confuses Judd Nelson with sushi, Emilio Estevez has enough food for a large family and Ally Sheedy perplexes everyone by tossing the pimento loaf out of her sandwich and replaces it with Pixy Stix and Cap'n Crunch cereal instead? If so, then have I ever got a treat for you! Not only do I have the recipe to recreate your own Pixy-Stix sandwich, but I've got the clip as well! To check it all out,

Pixy Stix Sandwich
From The Breakfast Club

1 slice white bread
1 slice wheat bread
butter
2 Pixy Stix (flavored sugar in straws)
2 handfuls of Cap'n Crunch cereal

  1. Butter slice of white bread. You can also butter the wheat slice if you want.
  2. Pour contents of one pixy stix evenly onto white bread slice.
  3. Pour contents of one pixy stix evenly onto wheat bread slice.
  4. Sprinkle handfuls of Cap'n Crunch evenly onto white piece of bread. Smash cereal down with your hands.
  5. Repeat with wheat bread.
  6. Carefully put slices together, and enjoy!
  7. Wash it all down with a Coke!
Join The Conversation
cupcake17 cupcake17 10 years
I love the CRUNCH as she smashes the cereal into the sammy! Hilarious.
blackjade78 blackjade78 10 years
Hilarious, but I'll pass. I think I might have done this when I was 5, though...
rainonme224 rainonme224 10 years
this is funny but i don't think i want to try it lol
SU3 SU3 10 years
haha! I didn't know there was one white and one wheat! :P
Camarogirl67 Camarogirl67 10 years
HILARIOUS. The Cap'n Crunch always made me curious...
LaLaLaurie06 LaLaLaurie06 10 years
It's delicious!! I would recommend every one try it. You could probably substitute another sugary cereal for the Cap'n Crunch. I always think rice krispies with sugar and peanut butter (and marshmallow, obv) is delicious.
chancleta chancleta 10 years
LUV that scene! So did you taste it?
amandaaa amandaaa 10 years
SUGAR HIGH
sweetheart_450 sweetheart_450 10 years
I used to think it was salt she was putting on the sandwich - this sounds much better. If I liked Cap'n Crunch, I'd give it a try.
UrbanBohemian UrbanBohemian 10 years
I never noticed that she had one slice of white bread and one slice of wheat bread! That's even funnier! Still, I probably don't think I'd eat this one. But it's good to know what goes into making it!
LaLaLaurie06 LaLaLaurie06 10 years
I used to do this with peanut butter and regular sugar when I was in college. Yum. Breakfast of champions.
figurine figurine 10 years
Haha, how could anyone possibly forget that scene? Classic. :D
Scarlet Scarlet 10 years
Hahaha classic scene ... I actually tried the sandwich; it tases pretty good!
1missy 1missy 10 years
Love the movie just not the lunch.
crispet1 crispet1 10 years
Im not so sure Id enjoy this...
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