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, 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




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