Easter quickly approaching in Colorado. This year is flying by, isn’t it?

Families across the state will get together, have Easter egg hunts, eat ham, and enjoy each other’s company.

Every family has certain quirks and unique ways to spend the day. One thing that everybody can agree on is that Easter is one of the best days to eat candy.

Easter in Colorado Is About Family


Easter baskets were my favorite part of the holidays. My grandpa always ensured that my brother and I each got a two-foot-tall chocolate Easter bunny.

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These chocolate bunnies were not exactly the most delicious, but they are my personal favorite because of the memories attached to it.

Whether you love candy for the tradition or the flavor, there are many opinions about what the best Easter candy is. The debate has officially been settled once and for all.

Colorado's Favorite Easter Candy Revealed


DoorDash, the food delivery service, just announced each state's favorite candy based on its data by their orders.

DoorDash claimed that Cadbury Creme Eggs are Colorado's favorite Easter candy. We share that same opinion with many other states.

The Cadbury Creme Egg is the nation's second favorite Easter candy behind the delicious Reece's Peanut Butter Egg.

Do you have a sweet tooth now? I do.

Is The Peeps Reign Over in Colorado?


The popularity of Peeps looks like it has declined significantly. It was the nation's ninth favorite. I apologize for this quick rank, but I hate peeps and find them repulsive. They are way too sweet and have a weird texture.

I have a family member that leaves them out to get stale. I will leave their name out of this because I'd be embarrassed.

Easter Candy that Brings Back Memories

Gallery Credit: TRACY WIRTZ

The best-selling Easter candies in America - Ranked

Instacart looked at data leading up to the 2022 Easter holiday season to see which candies were the most popular across the nation, as well as which candies were top-sellers in each state. Here are those results.

Gallery Credit: Mike Brant

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