Bacon-flavored crickets and other gluten-free options at the Sweets & Snacks Expo

The A.V. Club was invited to the Sweets & Snacks Expo, an enormous meeting of the most popular names in candy and snacks—Nestle, Nabisco, Mars, and the like. In this video, Associate Creative Director Abe Zverow roamed the halls of McCormick Place, finding the best gluten-free options the Expo had to offer, including…

The A.V. Club goes inside the nougat-filled center of the 2015 Sweets & Snacks Expo

They know us at the Sweets & Snacks Expo now. Think about that for a second. It’s a bit comforting, like walking into your favorite bar and the bartender sliding over your usual without even asking. It’s also a little disconcerting, like realizing that your bartender knows you better than your family does. But we will…