Halloween Candy Ranked By People Who Are Too Old to Trick-or-Treat

We asked the public to vote for their favorite, and one clear winner emerged
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Our survey ranked 75 different candies.

What’s your favorite Halloween candy? We recently asked the public for their help in choosing the best from a survey of more than 75 candy options, and one winner rose to the top.

With Halloween upon us, candy is getting its annual time in the limelight, and tons of the stuff is going to be eaten all weekend long. There are hundreds and hundreds of candies out there, but we took the top 75 and compiled them into a survey sorted by chocolate treats, chocolate bars, candies with nuts, sweet and sour, gummies, hard candy and lollipops, chewy candies and licorice, and chewing gum. 179 responders voted for their favorites, and the results are in! Here are the top 20 candies, according to rank:

#25 Gummy Worms
#24 Chiclets
#23 Nestlé Crunch Bar
#22 Swedish Fish
#21 Charms Blow Pops
#20 Haribo Gummies
#19 SweeTARTS
#18 Hubba Bubba Bubble Gum
#17 Bazooka
#16 Jolly Ranchers
#15 Lifesavers
#14 Werther's Original
#13 Jelly Belly
#12 Almond Joy
#11 Butterfinger
#10 M&M's
#9 Twix
#8 Wrigley's Double Mint Gum
#7 Twizzlers
#6 Tootsie Pops
#5 Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups
#4 Starburst
#3 Skittles
#2 Kit Kat
#1 Snickers

Congratulations, Snickers, you received 114 votes, 15 more than the closest challenger!

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