What's Your Favorite Candy's Story? from 10 Halloween Candy Origin Stories

10 Halloween Candy Origin Stories

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What's Your Favorite Candy's Story?

As our love of candy grows stronger, it seems only right that we delve into the history of some of these beloved little treats. For instance, did you know that candy corn was originally marketed as “chicken feed,” since the triangular candies looked like the feed farms gave to their fowl? Or that Milky Way candy bars were named after the delicious 1920s malted milkshake and are considered America’s first filled candy? There are so many more fun and fascinating facts to be found; just click through our slideshow to learn more about your favorite Halloween candies.