It’s that time of year again when winter turns to spring, and that means it’s time to celebrate Easter. Whether you’re a Christian with a biblical attachment to the holiday or simply enjoy a good egg hunt, we can all appreciate the importance of candy to Easter festivities.
Sugary goods are what Easter is all about, along with the celebration of spring (and getting some face time with the Easter bunny). If you’ve got a sweet tooth, you know what we’re talking about.
To help you prepare, we’ve gathered all of the best Easter candy to fill your plastic eggs and baskets with this year. Whether you’re a jelly bean fanatic, chocolate lover or are looking for something new — check out this list of the best Easter candy that’s all available to order quickly and easily on Amazon.
1. Reese’s One Pound Chocolate Bunny
When you think of Easter, you think of the Easter bunny. Reese’s has taken their signature peanut butter chocolate combo and made it into a one pound chocolate bunny to help you celebrate. It’s the perfect addition to any Easter basket or grand prize in the Easter egg hunt. No sweet tooth will go unsatisfied with this treat.
2. Brach’s Jelly Beans
When it comes to filling Easter eggs, jelly beans are a terrific option. Brach’s classic jelly beans bring the perfect amount of sweetness and a variety of flavors you won’t find in other mixes. This assortment includes grape, lemon, lime, cherry and raspberry among others.
You’re sure to have enough to go around with these affordable bulk bags, available to order on Amazon.
3. Peeps Easter Marshmallows
Peeps are as much a part of Easter as any other tradition, so make sure you have enough of them to celebrate properly. These brightly-colored, cute marshmallow friends are a staple this time of year and, really, is there anything more spring than a cute little chick?
This variety pack includes every color and is designed for Easter basket filling — so spread the love! And if you can’t get enough Peeps, check out the limited-edition Peeps cereal, which is available now.
4. Cadbury Easter Mini Eggs
For chocolate lovers, Cadbury milk chocolate eggs are the perfect treat for Easter. These mini eggs come in a conveniently-sized 10oz pack, and are made of solid chocolate with a crisp sugar shell on the outside. These eggs have on-brand Easter-themed colors on the outside and are a delectable twist on a classic favorite.
5. Reese’s Peanut Butter Eggs
If you’re a Reese’s lover like we are, then you’ll enjoy this Reese’s twist on the chocolate egg, filled with peanut butter. It’s everything you love about Reese’s peanut butter cups, in an egg shape and dressed up for the holiday. Grab this bag of individually wrapped eggs and throw them in a bowl for the family or each individual basket to enjoy during the festivities.
6. HERSHEY’S Easter Chocolate Candy Pack
If you’re undecided and want a variety of candy to choose from, this assorted candy bag from HERSHEY’s has what you need. Enjoy easter-themed Reese’s, Kit Kats, Cadbury eggs and Whoppers all in one neat package. Each piece of candy is individually-wrapped making them perfect for sharing and distributing.
If you want to go back to basics this Easter, these themed lollipops are adorable and delicious. This box has eggs, chicks, bunnies, carrots and other flavored goodies that will make a great addition to any Easter basket or table centerpiece. Each lollipop is individually wrapped for protection during shipping and the whole pack comes in a beautifully-designed box, perfect to send as a gift.
M&M’s Milk Chocolate Speckled Easter Eggs
Is there a candy that has a more loyal following than M&M’s? They’re a staple in the candy world and naturally had to be in this lineup somewhere. Of course they’ve cooked up something delicious for Easter with these M&M’s Milk Chocolate Candy Speckled Eggs, a delicious treat with a festive design.
Your favorite chocolate candies are all dressed up in pastel colors for the holiday so pick up a bag and bring a favorite to your egg hunt that’s guaranteed to not disappoint.
Sour Patch Kids and Swedish Fish Easter Variety Pack
If you’re a gummy lover, you can’t miss out on these Easter-themed Swedish Fish and Sour Patch Kids. That’s right, two of your favorite candies are together. They’re the gummy classics you know and love with a little Easter twist, ready to celebrate the holiday in individually-sized packages. Slip them inside an Easter Egg or hoard them all for yourself.