Favorite Candy (Final Round)
The ‘Favorite Candy’ poll is formatted in a series of elimination polls. The present poll is the seventh and final round in an ongoing series until a favorite candy is determined. The present round will expire on Dec. 1.
All candies listed in the present poll survived the first six rounds. In the first poll, there was a high of 34 votes for Gummy Bears and a low of 3 with many tied at that number. In the second round, Heath and Twix tied for the high at 22 whereas several candies tied for last with 6 votes. In the third round, Twix led with 16 votes and several had 0 votes. In the fourth round, Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup won with 18 votes whereas a few tied with 2. In the fifth round, Twix returned for its third win at 26 votes with Starburst trailing all votes with 4. In the sixth round, Twix again led all competitors with 22 votes with Reese’s Pieces receiving the low of 5 votes. All remaining candies start the sixth round with zero votes. Voters in the first round had a choice of up to 15 selections, in the second round 12 selections, 9 selections available in the third round, 7 in the fourth round, 5 in the fifth, 3 in the sixth, and just one vote in the seventh and final round.
Previous candies that were eliminated in the sixth round with 5-7 votes were Butterfinger, Gummy Bears, M&Ms (Plain), Reese’s Pieces, and Whoppers.
Previous candies that were eliminated in the fifth round with 4-9 votes were 100 Grand, Baby Ruth, Big Hunk, Milk Duds, Skittles, Starburst, and Whatchamacallit.
Previous candies that were eliminated in the fourth round with 2-4 votes were Andes Mints, Dove, Ghiradelli Squares, Gummy Worms, Hershey Bar, Hershey’s Kisses, Hershey’s Symphony, Milky Way, Skor, Snickers (Almond), Sugar Daddy, and York Peppermint Pattie.
Previous candies that were eliminated in the third round with 0-4 votes were 3 Musketeers, Abba-Zaba, Airheads, Bit-O-Honey, Candy Corn, Charleston Chew, Chick-O-Stick, Dots, Fruit Gushers, Hershey’s Kissables, Jelly Beans, Jelly Belly, Jolly Ranchers, Kit Kat, Krackel, Laffy Taffy, M&Ms (Peanut Butter), M&Ms (Pretzel), Mike and Ike, Orange Slices, Raisinets, RedVines, Riesen, Sour Patch Kids, Toblerone, Twizzlers, and Werther’s Original.
Previous candies that were eliminated in the second round with 6-7 votes were Caramello, Dum Dum Drops, Everlasting Gobstopper, Fun Dip, Gobstoppers, Godiva, Hershey’s Cookies ‘n’ Cream, Lemonhead, Life Savers Gummies, Nerds, Nestle Crunch, Pop Rocks, Snickers (Peanut Butter), Tootsie Pops, Violet Crumble, and Wonka Bar.
Previous candies that were eliminated in the first round with 0-2 votes are: 5th Avenue, Aero, Applehead, Atomic Fireball, Blow Pops, Boston Baked Beans, Boost, Bottle Caps, Cadbury Crème Egg, Cadbury Twisted, Caramilk, Cherryhead, Chewy Spree, Circus Peanuts, Clark, Cow Tales, Eat-More, Gilliam Stick Candy, Glosette, Good & Plenty, GrapeVines, Hershey’s Air Delight, Hot Tamales, Ice Blue Mints, Idaho Spud, Jawbreakers, Jujubes, Jujyfruits, Junior Mints, Licorice, Life Savers, Mamba Fruit Chews, Mars, Mentos, Mounds, Mr. Goodbar, Necco, Nestle Chunky, Now and Later, Nutrageous, Oh Henry, Orangehead, Pay Day, Peeps, Pez, Pixy Stix, Pocky, Razzles, Red Hots, Reese’s Fast Break, Reese’s Sticks, Ring Pops, Rocky Rocky, Root Beer Barrels, Runts, S’Mores, Salt Water Taffy, Sixlets, Slap Stix, Smarties, Softies, Sour Punch, Spree, Sugar Babies, Swedish Fish, Sweet Tarts, Sweet Tarts Hearts, Sweethearts, Take 5, Tart ‘N Tinys, Tic Tac, Tiny Tarts, Tootsie Rolls, U-No, Valomilk, War Heads, Wax Lips, Whistle Pops, World’s Finest Chocolate, Zero, Zots, and Zours.
For Round 7, one winner will be determined. The first two polls were one month in duration. The remaining polls were one week each. The final round will be just more than one month.