Do you love candy corn, or hate it?

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  1. stephaniedas profile image88
    stephaniedasposted 7 years ago

    Do you love candy corn, or hate it?

    Last Halloween, I threw a big party and purchased 3 bags of candy corn. No one ate it. What gives?

  2. cre8ivOne profile image75
    cre8ivOneposted 7 years ago

    I gotta say I don't enjoy candy corn, the taste anyways.  I think the candy itself is very festive and I like to buy it for my house around Halloween.

  3. duffsmom profile image61
    duffsmomposted 7 years ago

    I love it, it is one of my favorites things--that and York peppermint patties

  4. ThePracticalMommy profile image95
    ThePracticalMommyposted 7 years ago

    I like them, but only to an extent. After a few the sugar content gets to me. I usually only eat them around this time of the year...

  5. Esmeowl12 profile image82
    Esmeowl12posted 7 years ago

    I personally don't care for candy corn although it does look pretty in a dish. I have several friends and family members, however, who are excited for fall to come so they can get some candy corn.

  6. ktrapp profile image95
    ktrappposted 7 years ago

    It's a love/hate relationship. I think I love it, and enjoy it for a little, but then don't quit eating it, and therefore feel sick afterwards.

  7. Sherry Zimmerman profile image77
    Sherry Zimmermanposted 7 years ago

    I always love the first one or two pieces, but I think its just because it's the season for it.  After those first pieces, even days later, it just tastes like cornstarch and sugar to me.

    Same goes for Mellocreme Pumpkins...

  8. Dawn Conklin profile image61
    Dawn Conklinposted 7 years ago

    I like it to an extent.  I do eat a few pieces but not much.  It is not my favorite by far but a couple pieces are good for Halloween.

  9. prektjr.dc profile image85
    prektjr.dcposted 7 years ago

    Love it!!  Then when I have had too much of it I turn it into the Mock Pay Day Candy!  So it is still a wonderful thing!!

  10. twoseven profile image88
    twosevenposted 7 years ago

    I love it!  But it does seem to be a very polarizing candy.  Much the same as Swedish Fish (which I hate) and Good and Plenty's (which I love).  At any rate, I would easily be able to handle 3 extra bags of candy carn... smile

  11. Danette Watt profile image84
    Danette Wattposted 7 years ago

    Like others here, I like it but can only take it in small doses. I don't think I have ever bought this candy myself but do eat some when I see it out at other places.

  12. dappledesigns profile image88
    dappledesignsposted 7 years ago

    I love candy corn! but not the candy pumpkins.
    I think candy corn has a limit, so it's not like MnM's where you can eat them by the handfuls. Maybe people picked at them, but didn't take full handfuls smile

  13. profile image53
    SpaceAgeposted 7 years ago

    candy corn is 1 of my favs. I even like the pumpkins & other similar candies.

  14. kaydenlee profile image56
    kaydenleeposted 7 years ago

    I love it, not the taste, but the memories it brings back. Mom loved it, and it reminds me of her.

  15. Jared Zane Kessie profile image93
    Jared Zane Kessieposted 7 years ago

    I love the way they look because of its association with Halloween, but hate the way they taste. Gag! I have purchased some before purely for decorative reasons.

  16. laidbacklady profile image75
    laidbackladyposted 7 years ago

    I absolutely adore candy corn!  But I only allow myself to purchase it in the fall, else I would have no teeth in my mouth! I really don't know why I love it so much--I guess I'll call it a weakness...and candy pumpkins, too!!


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