In case you needed a reason to splurge on sugar, June is National Candy Month.

Curious to know what each state's favorite candy is, The Daily Meal reached out to CandyStore.com to find out. While exact sales numbers weren't provided, here's the low-down on the most popular candies per state over the last 18 months.

M&M's were the most popular candy in a total of 13 states including our neighbors in Wisconsin and nearby Illinois. Skittles weren't far behind with popularity in 10 states. Reese's Peanut Butter Cups were third most popular in only seven states including South Dakota. Sour Patch Kids were fourth most popular candy in 4 states including North Dakota and Iowa.

So where's that put Minnesota and with what candy?

Well, according to CandyStore.com (again, keep in mind this is an online candy store and doesn't necessarily reflect actual candy sales elsewhere), Minnesota's favorite candy is...Twix! The only other state to share our appreciation for the caramel cookie-bar is Utah.

Lone candies enjoyed by only one state are Swedish Fish (Kentucky), Milky Way (New Hampshire), and Hershey's Bar (Michigan).

Here’s the complete list:

Alabama: Skittles
Alaska: Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups
Arizona: Skittles
Arkansas: M&M’s
California: Jolly Ranchers
Colorado: M&M’s
Connecticut: Kit Kat
Delaware: Sour Patch Kids
Florida: Skittles
Georgia: Skittles
Hawaii: Skittles
Idaho: Starburst
Illinois: M&M’s
Indiana: Skittles
Iowa: Starburst
Kansas: Snickers
Kentucky: Swedish Fish
Louisiana: Sour Patch Kids
Maine: M&M’s
Maryland: Snickers
Massachusetts: Skittles
Michigan: Hershey bar
Minnesota: Twix
Mississippi: M&M’s
Missouri: Kit Kat
Montana: M&M’s
Nebraska: Sour Patch Kids
Nevada: Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups
New Hampshire: Milky Way
New Jersey: M&M’s
New Mexico: Snickers
New York: Snickers
North Carolina: Skittles
North Dakota: Sour Patch Kids
Ohio: M&M’s
Oklahoma: Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup
Oregon: M&M’s
Pennsylvania: Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup
Rhode Island: Skittles
South Carolina: Skittles
South Dakota: Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups
Tennessee: Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups
Texas: M&M’s
Utah: Twix
Vermont: Jolly Ranchers
Virginia: M&M’s
Washington: M&M’s
West Virginia: Jolly Ranchers
Wisconsin: M&M’s
Wyoming: Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups

So what do you think -- is Twix really Minnesota's favorite candy?

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