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    People From Around The World Shared Nostalgic Foods From Their Childhoods And I Kind Of Wanna Try Them All

    From the humble otter pop to Norwegian risgrøt.

    Everyone had at least one beloved food or snack growing up that just ~hit~. For me, all it takes is a bite of a grilled cheese (with fake American cheese slices, of course) and I'm transported back to childhood. Ever curious, I asked the BuzzFeed Community to reveal what childhood food they still crave as adults, and wow oh wow, did they deliver.

    Below are some of the best responses from people around the world. Get ready for a big dose of nostalgia (and hunger!).

    1. Mollete

    2. Breakfast Rice

    "My Southern mother from Oklahoma used to make us what she calls 'breakfast rice.' She would melt an entire stick of butter into a pot of white rice, then dump in a full cup of sugar with a pinch of salt. To this day, whenever I’m homesick or depressed, I pull out the rice maker and make myself a big bowl of pure buttery sugary nostalgia."


    3. Pastina

    4. Potato Smiles

    5. Creamed Chipped Beef on Toast

    6. Mush

    "It's mashed potatoes, meatballs, and cauliflower mashed into the potatoes. I don't know why it was so good but it was. Planning on making it one day soon, gourmet-style."


    7. Egg Tarts

    8. Cabbage Sausages

    "My grandpa was a butcher and he used to make these sausages with cabbage inside (SO GOOD). Every time I eat some, I feel like a kid again and I feel like he’s still here with us. Also, the homemade saucisson he used to make (yep, I’m French) and my grandmother’s mashed potatoes. Heaven on earth."


    9. Risgrøt

    10. Maggi

    11. Rahmschnitzel With Spaetzle

    12. Apple Pie and Peach Cobbler

    13. Chorizo con Huevos

    14. Homemade Biscuits and Corn Syrup

    15. 1-2-3 Jello

    "My mom made me 1-2-3 Jello in the '80s. She put it in these cute pink vintage, Art Deco custard dishes that had belonged to my grandma. It’s jello that separates into three textures/consistencies: jello, custard, and sponge. It sounds gross and it very well could be. They discontinued it decades ago — I loved it though!"


    16. Bird's Hot Crunch Pudding

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    "Is it extremely basic to say Bird’s Hot Crunch Pudding? (Only older British millennials will understand that reference)."


    (Author's note: As a younger, non-British millennial, I had to look this up out of curiosity: It's warm pudding topped with a crunchy layer. Interesting!)

    17. Borscht, Pierogies, and Cabbage Rolls

    18. Thick Blinis

    19. Buttery Cinnamon Tortilla

    "Toasted white flour tortilla on the gas stove top so you get some charred bits...butter, cinnamon, and sugar. Roll up and eat quickly so the butter doesn't drip out!"


    20. Shortbread

    21. Minute Rice with Soya Sauce

    22. Piroște

    23. Challah

    24. Tortilla with Sour Cream and Chips

    "Sometimes I used to take a tortilla, spread sour cream on it, and sprinkle on some crushed chips. Afterward, I folded it in half and cut it like a pizza. Delicious. 🤤"


    25. Egg Soldiers

    26. Pancit and Lumpia

    27. White Bread with Chili Beans and Cheese

    28. Shirley Temple

    29. Roasted Chicken with Potatoes and Garlic Sauce

    "We did have a family favorite: roasted chicken with potatoes and garlic sauce. It's super easy to make and super delicious. So whenever Mom didn't feel like cooking anything complicated, she'd ask us what we wanted to eat, because we'd always say roasted chicken with potatoes and garlic sauce. By that time, she'd already seasoned the chicken and peeled the potatoes. 😅"


    30. Tiramisu

    A glass container holds creamy, layered tiramisu with about 1/3 of the dessert gone

    And finally...

    31. Otter Pops

    Did we miss your favorite childhood food? Drop it in the comments below!

    Some replies have been edited for length and/or clarity.