The A.V. Club attended this year’s Sweets & Snacks Expo in Chicago, an enormous meeting of the most popular names in candy and snacks—Nestle, Nabisco, Mars, and the like. But not everything at the expo was brand-name snacks. We gathered a sizable assortment of unique candies and snacks for our staff to try, including candied insects. In this latest installment of Taste Test, we sat several staffers down in front of the camera and made them eat some bugs.

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