Stranger Things Sparks Demand for Pudding Snack

Stranger Things has inspired a wave of nostalgic ’80s cravings, including demand for a pudding featured prominently in the cult Netflix series.

The pudding company Hunt’s Snack Pack had since altered its original packaging from that era (it now comes in those familiar plastic cups), but customers reportedly want that old thing back after seeing the favored snack of their nerdy childhoods on Stranger Things, a show that’s supernatural, extraterrestrial.

Some may think there’s no going back, but TMZ reports that the company claims “the throwback packaging may find its way to your corner grocery store.” Don’t walk away. It’s in the palm of your hand now, baby!

Culture Editor, Jezebel

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For everyone who’s here for the pudding and hasn’t watched Stranger Things yet, STOP. Drop everything, go home, and watch it. It’s the best thing that’s happened to me in months. It’s like if a TV series could be a hug. It’s scary and suspenseful, but in a comforting nostalgic way, and it’s funny, and POOR BARB.…