Apr 122009
 
Jellybeans come in all colors, shapes and sizes. But which of these is tastiest?

Jellybeans come in all colors, shapes and sizes. But which of these is tastiest?

We love jellybeans! And now is the time to get them because of the seasonal variety in the candy aisle. But how do the specialty jellybeans stack up to the classic Brach’s Jelly Bird Eggs we remember? We did a side-by-side taste test to find out. Listen in for more, and a very Happy Easter to those who celebrate!

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Show Notes:
00:00 – 01:42 Brach’s vs. SweeTarts vs. Starburst
01:43 – 03:30 Brach’s — points of comparison and the “squishability” test
03:31 – 04:01 Uniform goodness vs. flavor allegiance
04:02 – 06:06 SweeTarts — consistent, powdery, and tarty
06:07 – 07:16 Starburst — fruity and nostalgic
07:17 – 08:34 Ratings and sign-off

We raided the candy aisle at Walgreens for our contenders.

We raided the candy aisle at Walgreens for our contenders.

Bridget’s Top Pick: Starburst jellybeans
Tammy’s Top Pick: SweeTarts jellybeans

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