At my house, Easter candy is all about the chocolate, baby. No peeps, jelly beans or marshmallows. Give me a Cadbury or Nestle Crunch Egg any day, any time, any place.

The people who know a thing or two about what the buying public wants, Retail Me Not, have put together a list of the Top Five Easter Candies for 2017 for the National Post. And according to Delish.com, if you are buying candy this year, the average you'll spend will be about $57. Wow! Tell us if these delightful selections are going to be in your Easter basket in a couple of weeks!

  • Reese's Mini Peanut Butter Chocolate Eggs
  • Chocolate bunnies
  • Jelly Beans
  • Hershey's Eggs
  • Peeps