Best Treat on the Street?


Photo by Nick Matteo

Halloween is one of, if not, the best holidays ever. You get to dress up in cool and scary costumes, scare people, carve pumpkins, and go around the neighborhood, getting free sweets like candy, some snack, and more. But have you ever wondered what the best treat to get is? Well, I got you covered. 

 Recently, students and teachers were asked: What is your favorite Halloween treat in a given sample size of eight different treats. This listed included Hershey’s Milk Chocolate, Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, Snickers, Twix, M&M’s, Lollipops, Halloween Themed Pretzels, and Potato Chips.

The results are in and the winner is Twix with 6 votes, followed by Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups at 5 votes, M&M’s at 3 votes, Hershey’s, Snickers, and Lollipops tied with 2 votes, and Pretzels and Potato Chips tied for last with 1 vote. 

 With the survey concluded, let’s see what some of the voters had to say: 

 Twix: “I like the mixture of cookie, chocolate, and caramel. It’s gotta be Left Twix though.”-Mr. K. Anello 

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups: “I love chocolate and peanut butter; it just tastes amazing together.”-Phillip P. 

M&M’s: “M&M’s never disappoint. Can be mixed with almost any other candy/chip.”-Mrs. G. Thornton 

Hershey’s Milk Chocolate: “It is the best tasting candy ever.”-Andrew C. 

Snickers: “I love the variety of ingredients and the texture.”-Mrs. C. Wesnofske 

Lollipops: “They’re sweet flavor lasts the longest out of all the other Halloween candies. Each savory lick makes lollipops my favorite for sure.”-Isabelle P. 

Pretzels: “Little bags of pretzels, what’s not to love”-Krysten R. 

Potato Chips: “I do love myself a salty snack.”-Daniel A.