When we first saw Reese's attempt at chocolate Christmas trees, we laughed out loud.
Needless to say they looked more like a polished turd than a Christmas tree.
— Bucky Keen (@DoomBucky) November 2, 2015
Twitter users were bemused and dismayed at the shoddy attempt, but now the confectioner as hit back in spectacular style - by accusing critics of tree shaming.
Bravo Reese's, Bravo.
— REESE'S (@ReesesPBCups) December 3, 2015
Here are some of the original unhappy Tweets: