Spring is almost here and that means it’s time to stock up on the best new Easter candy to fill your little’s baskets with cheer. You can expect some fun new varieties of your fave candy, along with twists on some classics.

Keep scrolling to check out all the tasty new treats available this Easter!

photo: Brach's

Brach's Jelly Bird Eggs Reds

No more picking through the yellows and oranges to get your stash of red jelly beans. Now you can snag the best: Cherry, Strawberry, Raspberry and Watermelon all in one pack!

Check brachs.com for where to buy.

photo: Nerds

NERDS Hoppin’ Easter Rope

These soft gummy ropes are covered with tangy, crunchy pink, yellow and blue Nerds. They're individually wrapped which make them perfect for an Easter basket or Easter egg hunt.

Available at Target, $6.49 for a 40-count bag

photo: Brach's

Brach's Rainbow Sparkle Jelly Bird Eggs

Perfect for Easter, these jelly beans sparkle! Enjoy grape, lemon, lime, orange, blue raspberry and cherry in this brand new pack that will make the holiday shine.

Check brachs.com for where to buy.

photo: Target

Lindt Easter Tractor Bunny

Tractor lovers will love this new addition from Lindt. Hop on over to Target to pick up this sweet bunny for $7.99.

photo: The Hershey Company

KIT KAT Key Lime Pie

The limited-edition KIT KAT Key Lime Pie has a tangy Key Lime Pie crème with crispy wafer layers. Find the limited edition sweet nationwide for a suggested retail price of $1.09.

photo: Target

Oreo Easter Cookies and Cream Eggs

Made with real OREO cookie pieces these creamy eggs are upping the chocolate game this year! Find a bag at Target for $3.59.

photo: IKEA

IKEA Chocolate Bunny

Of course the Swedish retailer would make you assemble your own chocolate bunny––because IKEA. Though not new this year, the VÅRKÄNSLA treat is actually super fun and is a nice twist on your chocolate bunny tradition. At $4.29 it's so worth it!

Reese's Milk Chocolate Peanut Butter Carrots

New this year, these "carrots" are every peanut butter lover's dream! Grab individual bags at Walmart for $2.98.

Lindt Easter Milk Chocolate Bugs & Bees

Well these are the sweetest little insects you ever did see! This combo pack of bumble bees and lady bugs is bound to brighten up those baskets and is only available from Target for $4.29.

Fruit-tella Soft Gummies

Fruit-tella has been in Europe for 90 years but now they've made it to the U.S.! Made with fruit puree as the number one ingredient, they are are a flavorful candy that are dairy-free, have no high-fructose corn syrup, are peanut and tree nut-free and can be purchased at select Walmart stores and nationwide on Amazon.

Dove Promises White Chocolate & Lemon Meringue Chocolates

Can Dove truly pull off the luxurious feel of meringue in this sweet new treat? Only a taste test will tell. You can find Dove Promises White Chocolate & Lemon Meringue at your fave stores like Target and Walmart during the season for $3.99 a bag

Skittles Impossible Egg Hunt Packets

Whether you use these for a crazy cool egg hunt or toss in an Easter basket, these Skittles are bound to be a hit. Each pack is dressed up like your home’s natural environment, with pics of everything from green grass and tree bark photos to kitchen tile floor designs. You can nab bags of the camo packs at retailers nationwide. Target and Target.com has 10.72 ounce bags of Skittles Impossible Egg Hunt fun size packs for $2.99 and Walmart.com has the goodies for $2.48 right now.

Duncan Hines & PEEPS Baking Kit

We know this isn't technically just candy, but who needs to fill an Easter basket when you can just order one of these! The Duncan Hines & PEEPS Baking kit has everything you need to make Easter super sweet. Find the kit on Amazon for $29.95.

Raisels Pick-Your-Mix

Raisels, the creators of the fun-flavored Golden Raisins, has just launched the perfect way to get the flavors you want sent right to your door. The new Pick-Your-Mix option will allow you to mix-and-match delicious Raisel packs to create a perfect, custom Raisels box. Choose from among 7 options to bring the sweet, sour and slightly-spicy Raisel flavors to you. We love these as an Easter basket alternative for kids who love sour candies—they won't know they're really eating fruit! 

––Karly Wood

Feature photo: Karolina Grabowska via Unsplash/Photos courtesy of retailers

 

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