14/12/2015 13:02 GMT | Updated 14/12/2015 13:59 GMT

Reese's Defends Ugly 'Christmas Tree' Chocolate, By Calling Out Tree Shaming

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.

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.

Here are some of the original unhappy Tweets: