Aside from the ghoulish costumes and horror movie marathons, Halloween night comes down to one thing for the little ones: candy. Trick-or-treating is a rite of passage and a holiday tradition for families all across the country. Neighborhood lore spreads like wildfire as the kids make their rounds and dish about which house is giving out the big candy bars or which one is passing out dental floss.
At The Daily Meal, all we think about this time of year is finding and sharing the best spooky treats (and tricks) for our readers to try at home. There are so many classic candies that must make it into trick-or-treaters' bags, from candy bars to beloved bubble gum. But it got us wondering — when it comes to Halloween night, what is the BEST candy to get in your trick-or-treat bag? We pit some of the most classic and beloved candies against one another in a battle extraordinaire to discover which sweet is the ultimate Halloween treat.
May the tastiest treat win.
For more spooky tricks and treats, visit The Daily Meal’s Guide to Halloween!