Fun Facts About Candy Corn

October 10, 2011 | By | Comments (5)

Candy Corn

It’s October and Halloween (candy) is upon us. Brush up on your candy corn knowledge with these trivia:

– Candy corn has had the same recipe (sugar, corn syrup, and marshmallow) since 1900.

– There are about 30 pieces in one serving.

– On average 9 billion kernels (weighing 35 million pounds) are produced each year.

– Mixing candy corn and salted peanuts makes an easy festive snack mix. (A favorite in the Real Simple offices.)

And if you don’t like candy corn, but still want in on the festivities try these Candy Corn Sugar Cookies from Kathie Cooks.

Get more Halloween Fun Facts here.