The results are in, and though the Peeps made a good run in the survey's final hours, it wasn't enough. Though the marshmallow bird-shaped treat is often touted as everybody's favorite Easter candy, our survey shows that less than half of us like them.
Here, the first 50 responses from our Annual Candy Survey. If you haven't taken the survey yet, it's still up on our site, here. Have fun!
And keep reading to the end to find out the winners of $10 gift cards to Bucs & Bulls Heaven in Tampa!
Favorite candy bar? (Answers don't add up to 50, since some people chose the same candy bar) Almond Joy or Payday It's a toss up between
Peppermint Patties and Reese's Cups In college it was Mounds or Almond
Joy. As a kid, definitely Three Muskateers.
Dark chocolate Lindt 85% cocoa
Godiva dark chocolate bar
Rocher, if that counts as a candy bar. Otherwise, probably Snickers
Almond Joy and anything white chocolate anything with Mint chocolate!
Reeses Pieces Milky way
Nestle crunch Caramello
Dove SKOR - English Toffee covered w/ milk chocolate CHUNKY or Cadbury - Fruit & Nut w/milk choc Truffles Twix Hershey dark chocolate Anything or any kind with nuts/peanut butter
Cadbury Eggs Peppermint Patty
Russell Stover Chocolate Covered Marshmallow Easter bunnie Butterfinger Heath Hershey Almond Crunch Bar
And the winners are .... We chose five entries randomly from among the first 50 who entered our survey. Each winner gets a $10 gift card to LocalShops1 member Bucs & Bulls Heaven in Tampa. Winners will be notified by e-mail.
David Kornbluth Trish Boccuti Linda Georgis Robin Richter Kathy Perry
And a special bonus $10 gift card goes to Billie Jo Grassinger, who made us laugh — and nod in agreement — with her answer to the Favorite Candy question: "Oh...I hate picking favorites!!! I love Twix, Snickers, Payday and hersheys with almonds. But, I will never refuse candy!!"