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The Final Round: Butterfinger vs. Frango Mints. Vote for Your Favorite Candy!

Daniel Hautzinger
A graphic depicting a bracket competition between candy with connections to Chicago

Chicago Stories: Candy Capital premieres on Friday, October 27 at 8:00 pm on WTTW and streaming on the PBS app and

Ahead of the premiere of Chicago Stories: Candy Capital and Halloween, we’ve had a fierce competition going: What is Chicago’s favorite candy? The candy featured in this competition all has a Chicago connection: It was either born here, made here, or is linked with famous Chicago institutions. You can read all about it on our Candy Capital companion website!

Here are the results from Round 2:

Laffy Taffy: 15%
Butterfinger: 85%

Snickers: 42%
Frango Mints: 58%

Voting is open until Sunday, October 29 at 11:59 pm. We'll announce the winner on Monday, October 30 – just in time for Halloween!