Get Ready to Eat Pop Rocks in Your Granola Bars

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Yes, you read that correctly. Pop Rocks in granola bars.

While these won’t be hitting the shelves any time soon, the food scientists at Pepsi Co. & Quaker have applied for a patent that might make such a concoction a reality.

We already eat chocolate chips in our granola bars, so is sugar candy the next step? If so, we never would have guessed on Pop Rocks. Just imagine how strangely fizzy your mid-morning snack could be.

What other crazy things can you think of to put in a granola bar — or what things should never go in a granola bar. Sound off in the comments!