Discontinued Foods Bracket: Sweet Sixteen Eick April 1, 2013 Discontinued Foods Bracket 6 Comments Our first round of the Discontinued Foods Bracket has ended, and we’re down to the Sweet Sixteen. What did we learn from round 1? The Surge supporters are out in force, with several thousand votes for the expired drink, good for 93% against Sprite Remix. While vote margin is no doubt affected by the quality of the opponent, three other products topped 70% in the first round, and are perhaps contenders to keep an eye on – Planter’s Cheez Balls (78%), Snapple Elements (76%) and Crispy M&M’s (70%). Here’s the updated bracket: (Click to enlarge) Voting on Sweet Sixteen match-ups will take place Tuesday and Wednesday, with voting on Elite Eight match-ups going from Thurs + Fri through the weekend. Next Monday we’ll announce the final four and a winner will be chosen by the end of next week. What did you think about the first round results? Most shocking loss? Surprise winner? Who are you predicting for Final Four? The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts Eick Latest posts by Eick (see all) Live in DC? Do More Tomorrow! - June 5, 2013 Surge Wins Discontinued Foods Bracket! - April 12, 2013 Discontinued Foods Bracket FINAL VOTE: Surge vs. Planter’s Cheez Balls - April 10, 2013 6 Responses Sean April 1st, 2013 Looks like SURGE rocked the house! Reply Stephanie April 1st, 2013 why are there items on this bracket that are still in production? I can get Dunkaroos, Orbitz, and Twinkies at the Dollar Store down the street! Reply Chris April 1st, 2013 Dunkaroos can be bought still at Walmart. They should not be in the bracket. Reply nate April 1st, 2013 surge has always rocked house Reply Linny April 3rd, 2013 Dude, where are you living that your Walmart has Dunkaroos? I would seriously buy some if my Walmart had them, if for no other reason than nostalgia. Reply Chris April 4th, 2013 I live in Youngstown, OH. Next time I go, I will take a picture. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Current day month ye@r * Leave this field empty * Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.