Joanne Chen is the author of The Taste of Sweet: Our Complicated Love Affair With Our Favorite Treats. Her Sweet Sleuth blog appears on Parade every Wednesday.
Summer is almost here! And with it comes a tasty array of warm-weather sweets, from luscious plums to Popsicle sticks. But few things remind me more of sweltering Junes than a big pouch of Peanut M&M’s, enthusiastically consumed in the air-conditioned comfort of a movie theater. In anticipation of some serious summer-blockbuster viewing this holiday weekend, we dug into the annals of food research to reveal insights into what your favorite Cineplex snack might say about you.
Read the whole story: Parade