How Much Will We Spend on Super Bowl Snacks?

$1.02B, according to TurboTax
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 28, 2012 2:17 PM CST
How Much Will We Spend on Super Bowl Snacks?
Lots of potato chips are going to be sold next weekend.   (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

It's not nearly as much as we spent on Halloween candy, but it's significant: Americans will spend $1.02 billion on Super Bowl snacks this year, according to a TurboTax infographic obtained by AdWeek. That includes $184.4 million on potato chips, $40 million on pretzels, and $36.3 million on … "puffed cheese." Click through for the whole graphic, which offers all sorts of other fun figures related to the big game. (More Super Bowl stories.)

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