3 Nostalgic Indonesian Snacks of the 90s

Discussions about snacks are always interesting
24 Oct 2022
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The world of a child is indeed full of beautiful and pleasant memories that are difficult to erase from memory. The elementary school period is generally filled with various fun activities such as games, watching TV, activities at school, to food or snacks that pass so quickly.

Moreover, the discussion about snacks is always interesting and not boring.

Even though time has passed, the past snacks are still ringing in the memory. Come on, try to reminisce with past snacks.

1. Chiki Balls

Chiki Balls modern packaging
Chiki Balls modern packaging

Chiki Balls is a very famous snack and much loved in the 90s by elementary school children.

In addition to its delicious and savory taste, every package has tazos, which are toys made of plastic pieces with various cute cartoon characters such as Looney Tunes, Pokemon and others. Tazos can be made in many forms if they are collected in large quantities.

Chiki Balls is the production of PT. Indofood Fritolay is available in 3 flavors, namely chicken, cheese and chocolate. In the old days, you could enjoy Chiki Balls in traditional markets and grocery stores with a price range of Rp. 1,500 to Rp. 2,000 for one pack.

2. Krip Krip

Krip Krip
Krip Krip

Snack Krip-Krip is a noodle-based snack produced by PT. Indofood.

Small snacks with red and white wrappers plus a logo with green writing can be purchased at the school canteen or small stalls.

The chips are sold at a price of Rp. 25 - Rp. 50 in the 90's.

3. Anak Mas

Anak Mas
Anak Mas

Anak Mas is a favorite snack for 90's children which is sold for Rp. 150 to Rp. 300 at that time. This snack is generally eaten by crushing the noodles by kneading first.

However, these snacks have undergone packaging changes and are hard to find. If you find Anak Mas, you will sell it for Rp. 1,500 to Rp. 2,000 for a pack, but you have to buy a minimum of 10 packs.

You can buy Anak Mas-Noodle Kremes with 2 flavor variants, namely grilled chicken and grilled corn at Bukalapak for Rp. 1,100 for one pack with a minimum purchase of 10 packs.

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