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Can You Pass the Halloween Food Quiz?

Test your knowledge of the spookiest treats ever by taking this awesome Halloween quiz!

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:  October 4th 2022

For many, Halloween is about ghosts, black cats dressed as witches and spooky jokes. But for others, it's a chance to scoff some tasty, spooky treats. How much do you know about Halloween candy and cakes?

Dare you take this terrifying trivia quiz? Let's see how much you know about Halloween food!

1/20 A hand reaching for a bucket of spilled Halloween sweets

In pounds, what amount of sweets does the United States of America buy for Halloween?

2/20 A big bar of chocolate

And what amount of that is chocolate?

3/20 A man with a silly amount of cash

How much money is spent on Halloween sweets in the USA every year?

4/20 A pumpkin pie

The world’s largest pumpkin pie contained how many pounds of sugar?

5/20 A massive pumpkin

How heavy was the world's heaviest pumpkin?

6/20 Barmbrack cake and a thimble

Bakers would hide a thimble in a traditional Irish Barmbrack cake. What happens if you got it in your slice?

7/20 A woman eating a massive bar of chocolate

In what year were ‘fun size’ chocolate bars first introduced?

8/20 Green Tea Matcha Kit-Kat

How many flavours of Kit-Kat are available in Japan?

9/20 A dog celebrating Halloween with a selection of pumpkins

Which continent chose pumpkins to carve as part of Halloween?

10/20 A finger pointing at a bowl of candy corn

9 billion pieces of candy corn are made each year. If laid end to end, how many times around the moon would they stretch?

11/20 A man eating chocolate next to two bats

How long can chocolate last if stored in a freezer after its best-before date?

12/20 A chef

In Portugal, people bake treats at Halloween called 'Pão-por-Deus'. What does that translate as?

13/20 A man dressed in a USA world war 2 uniform

Which sweet was sent to American soldiers in World War 2 because it wouldn't spoil?

14/20 A man holding a pumpkin

What's the most popular Halloween sweet in America?

15/20 A pile of apples

According to an old English tradition, what would happen to someone won a game of bobbing for apples?

16/20 A Roman goddess associated with Halloween

Bobbing for apples was a tribute to which Roman goddess?

17/20 A chewing emoji on a backdrop of candy corn

What was candy corn originally named?

18/20 Rows of potatoes

Which countries first used turnips and potatoes as jack-o-lanterns?

19/20 A dog dressed as a successful chef

In Spain, a delicious marzipan treat called ‘huesos de santo’ is enjoyed on All Saints’ Day. What does that mean in English?

20/20 A Guatemalan flag and a happy pumpkin

In Guatemala, Dia de los Muertos is celebrated with fiambre. What's that?

Result: Oh no

Oh no! Are you more of a Christmas person? Better luck next time!

Result: Good try

Good try! Why not have another go? You might do even better!

Result: Great work

Great work! You're clearly a fan of Halloween and tasty treats!

Result: Wow

Wow! That's a perfect score. We think you're a Halloween treat expert!