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Top Halloween Candy for 2018

This article is written by a student writer from the Her Campus at Clarion chapter.

For some enthusiasts, Halloween is all cultivated around the costume, but for everyone else, this spooky holiday is the prime time for different types of candy. Whether it’s gummy or chocolate, it’s one thing we can fall back to on Halloween. That is the spooky treats. Each year, we look forward to the return of the halloweenified candy classics on the store shelves. But, what are the top candy of 2018’s Halloween season? Keep reading to find out.  

  1. Hershey’s Glow-in-the-Dark Milk Chocolate bars: Are you scared of the dark? The latest installment from Hershey’s has you covered. Make sure to keep your eyes peeled this year for the New Reese’s and Kit Kat’s that glow in the dark too!
  2. SweeTarts Skulls & Bones: Do you like sour candy? These sour skulls from SweeTarts are just what candy lovers who want a pucker-worthy punch to their candy stash.
  3. Twizzlers Pull’n’Peel: You can now untangle your sweet treats, with the newest batch from Twizzlers. These new orange and black-cherry flavored twizzlers are scarily satisfying.
  4. Reese’s Spooky Eyeballs: One of the spookiest things regarding these peanut butter eyeballs are how fast they disappear in one night. 
  5. Orange Halloween Kit Kats: These same great taste of white chocolate and crisp wafer cookies areall wrapped in orange this Halloween!
  6. Cauldron Skittles: This spooky season, Skittles is dressing up their sugary sweets with a mix of lurking lemon, twisted tangerine, gripping grape, petrified pear, and boogey berry.
  7. M&M’s White Pumpkin Pie: These classic chocolates are introducing limited edition pumpkin pie flavors this Halloween season. Just be wary, they are addictive!
  8. Peep’s Marshmallow Spooky Cats: Each season, Peeps’ manages to make the sweetest, yet spookiest marshmallows. This year, they are introducing creepy yet cute kitties. 
  9. Nestlé’s Butterfinger fun-size Peanut Butter Cups: This year, Butterfinger is introducing skull shaped bites filled with peanut butter. It’ll be sure to sweeten anybody’s spooky evening. 
  10. Mike & Ike’s: Caramel Apple: These Tangy, yet sweet apple and caramel flavored treats are sure to please any Halloween candy lover.                                                                                                                                                             
Hello, I am Lyndsey Kujawa I am currently a Senior at Clarion University of Pennsylvania majoring in Communication Digital Media, with a minor in Sociology. Throughout my time at Clarion University, I have served many leadership positions, including Outreach Director, Field News Producer, News Director, and Executive TV producer for Clarion's department of Communication. In addition, I have also served as PR/Social Media coordinator for University Activities Board, PR/Social media Coordinator/executive board member for the American Advertising Club, writer for Her Campus, Sociology Club committee member, and "Love her Melon chapter at Clarion University. After college, I hope to pursue a career in becoming a television producer or a career in producing commercial and advertising content for an integrated PR Agency.