New M&Ms flavor has a distinctly Louisiana vibe _lowres

Advocate file photo -- Pecan pie

Does anything say fall in Louisiana better than pecan pie?

According to a report by, the company that makes M&Ms candy has confirmed reports that bags of pecan pie flavored M&Ms can now be found in select stores around the country.

Just to be clear, WE’RE pronouncing it “pick-AHN.” However YOU pronouce it, the newest flavor sounds way too delectable to pass up.

The new treat is reportedly part of the brand’s fall collection, which means it might not be around for long.