Ponder the Peep!

Chocolate eggs are the most popular Easter candy.  What’s in second place?  The almighty marshmallow PEEP!  Here are some fun facts about Peeps you can amaze people with this Easter:

Peeps are popular all year, not just at Easter.  An estimated 700 million are sold each year.

One Peep takes 6 seconds to make.

When Peeps debuted in 1953, it took 27 hours to hand create each marshmallow chick.

3,500 Peeps are created per minute. That equates to over 4 million per day.

Each Peep has 32 calories and 8 grams of sugar.

Yellow is the most popular colored Peep.