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Which Halloween Candies Have the Most Calories?

The Winner: Wonka's Pixy Stix

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Wonka wins! Seven straws of this classic candy have 60 calories and 15g sugar, while the candy corn comes in at 150 calories and 28g sugar. 


The Winner: Tootsie Roll Midgees

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Tootsie Rolls win, coming in at 140 calories, 3g fat and 19g sugar. It's a small difference—Starbursts have 163 calories, 3g fat, and 23g sugar—but cutting 20 calories here and there can add up. In fact, small calorie cuts may be even better for long-term weight loss than big calorie reductions (why? Find out!). 


The Winner: M&Ms Peanut Chocolate Candies

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While 3 Musketeers have less fat, M&Ms win with 10 fewer calories and 12 fewer grams sugar. The totals: M&Ms have 180 calories, 10g fat and 18g sugar, and the Musketeers have 190 calories, 6g fat, and 30g sugar.

The Winner: Tied Between Hershey's Kit Kat and Nestle Raisinettes

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This one's a draw. While the Kit Kat has slightly more fat and calories (210 calories, 11g fat, 22g sugar) the Raisinettes have more sugar (200 calories, 8g fat, 29g sugar). Either way, you'll satisfy your chocolate craving without going overboard.

The Winner: Wonka's Everlasting Gobstoppers

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They may not actually be everlasting, but for a longer, lower-calorie sweet treat, enjoy the Gobstoppers (60 calories, 0g fat, 14g sugar). The YORK Peppermint Patties have 150 calories, 3g fat, and 27g sugar.

The Winner: Pumpkin Peeps

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Marshmallow Peeps aren't just for Easter. Keep it festive with the pumpkin shaped version (130 calories, 0g fat, 29g sugar). The pair of Twix loses with 150 calories, 8g fat and 15g sugar.

The Winner: Pop Rocks

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Pop Rocks—which just may be the lowest calorie candy package on the market (25 calories, 0g fat, 6g sugar). The Almond Joy's stats: 200 calories, 11g fat, and 19g sugar.

The Winner: Heath Bars

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For more than 20 grams less sugar, enjoy three fun size Heath Bars (240 calories, 14g fat, 26g sugar). How do the Charleston Chews stack up? A 4-oz box has 360 calories, 12g fat, and 46g sugar. Want more? Check out these 6 sweet snacks for just 150 calories.