FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Easter is almost here and Reese’s Mini Peanut Butter Chocolate Eggs took the top spot for Americans’ favorite candy to celebrate the holiday.

According to RetailMeNot, 35% of Americans’ favorite Easter candy is Reese’s Mini Peanut Butter Eggs (up 9% from 2021), while America’s least favorite Easter candy this year is Peeps (9%). According to a press release, 79% of Americans intend to purchase candy for Easter this year.

Favorite Easter Candy

  • Reese’s mini peanut butter eggs: 35% (vs. 26% in 2021)
  • Jellybeans: 13% (vs. 24% in 2021)
  • Cadbury eggs: 21% (vs. 20% in 2021)
  • Chocolate bunnies: 19% (vs. 16% in 2021)
  • Peeps: 9% (vs. 14% in 2021)

People will spend an average of $55 this year on overall Easter Celebrations.