What's your Jelly Bean Personality Type?
What does your favourite jelly bean flavour say about you?
Jelly beans are always a crowd pleaser whether your favourite flavour is berry blue, licorice, or lemon lime. But did you know that your favourite jelly bean flavour can reveal a lot about your personality? We’re not making this up: it’s science.
There are many studies about flavour and colour being indicative of personality traits. Now it’s time to figure out what your favourite jelly bean flavour is saying about you. You might be surprised about what that little candy-coated goodness means about your personality.
Are you ready to delve deep and discover the true you based on your favourite jelly bean? Let’s go!
It’s no secret that your bold and charming personality puts you at the top of any popularity contest. Very Cherry was the most popular jelly bean for two decades until the top title was stolen by Buttered Popcorn from 1998 to 2003. Just like Very Cherry, you know how to make a comeback and win any contest with your fierce determination and charismatic smile.
You have a soothing, inviting demeanor with a touch of class. You like simplicity and sincerity in all things. You usually find yourself offering solutions to sticky situations that others might shy away from. If you’re a French Vanilla jelly bean lover, you most likely enjoy being surrounded by family, friends, and those you hold dearest. Forming real connections in life is important to you.
The Berry Blue jelly bean is a combination of the traditional blueberry with a splash of citrus and your personality reflects this combo too: Classic with a penchant for the unexpected flair! You’re reliable and generous with your time, but you are also spontaneous and fun-loving. You are just as comfortable in a power business suit as you are in jeans and tshirt. You’re flexible and often go with the flow.
Fun Fact: In the 1920s, being a “jelly bean” was a slang term that referred to a hip, sharply-dressed man who placed a lot of importance on appearance. There’s even a song about it!
“Jelly Bean (He's a Curbstone Cutie)" by Ted Weems and his Orchestra
You’re a work horse with a creative side. You know how to get things done the right way and on time the first time. Sometimes you might be reluctant to take the limelight, but you definitely deserve the attention and praise for all the hard work you do. You are always making someone laugh with your great sense of humor.
If licorice is your go-to jelly bean, you might be more on the traditional side. Licorice is one of the original eight flavours of Jelly Belly beans introduced in 1976 and just like Licorice jelly beans, you have an old soul. Dignified and conservative, but also creative with a little mystery mixed in is the perfect way to describe licorice jelly bean enthusiasts.
You’re a little firecracker, aren’t you? If you love these little red gem candies, you’re bold and spicy and sometimes on the outspoken side. You usually don’t have any issue speaking your mind and sharing your opinions. You aren’t the tidiest person, but you certainly know how to light up a room with your bright personality. You make a great first impression too!
As someone who loves lemon lime jelly beans, it’s hard to get you down. You have a sunny and positive personality. People love you because you always have a smile on your face. Plus, you love the little unexpected things in life. Surprises are your most favourite thing ever! You’re caring and tend to think of others first. Your friends would say you’re very considerate.
This popular flavour is traditional, but still tasty. You can handle responsibility really well and you tend to be a natural born leader. You’re well-spoken, but sometimes a little conservative, preferring to take your time making decisions rather than rushing into anything. You try to live your best life in all regards.
Fun Fact: Did you know US President Ronald Reagan loved blueberry jelly beans? In fact, the blueberry flavour was created for his 1981 inauguration and he always served blueberry jelly beans in the Oval Office and on Air Force One.
You’re an out of the box kind of person. You’re creative, unique, and quirky, but still sweet and loyal. You love having a diverse group of friends because you have a diverse array of interests. You often find yourself at the center of conversation because you always have a funny anecdote to tell or something insightful to discuss.
You’re the strong and silent type, but you have your own share of quirks. You’re mysterious, but kind. You can be difficult to get to know at first, but you’re also not afraid to take a chance on something brand new. You’re thoughtful and it wouldn’t be a surprise to see you with a book in your hand or in a cozy coffee shop.
Just like the namesake, you have a bubbly personality, bright and colorful. You can be loud and chatty, but also generous with compliments and kindness. You always look for the positive in any situation. You’re fun-loving, friendly and quick-witted with a competitive side that would make you a great ally in any competition.
You are fun, feisty, and you’re always game for a friendly debate. Your friends know you as the one who will try anything at least once. You know how to have a good time, but you can also switch hats easily and get down to business when needed. You’re the epitome of work hard, play harder.
Agree? Disagree? What do you think of what your favourite jelly bean flavour says about you? No matter how accurate or how crazy these predictors are, there’s no argument that jelly beans are one of the most classic candies out there. Perfect for your Easter basket, for a sweet treat during your work day, or for anytime really! Jelly beans have been a candy staple since they were created way back when in 1777 by an Istanbul confectioner.
Let us know in the comments what your favourite flavour is below so we can learn a little more about our favourite candy enthusiasts! Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to get all the latest information on the newest candy crazes happening here at Candy Funhouse.