Candy beans are a favorite treat of Michael Bluth.
When meeting with Stan Sitwell, G.O.B. notices that one of Stan's eyebrows falls into the bowl of candy beans on the coffee table at the model home. G.O.B. asks if he carries a spare bowl of candy beans. ("Switch Hitter")
At the Gothic Castle, G.O.B. tells George Michael he needs him to pose as his gay lover for some believable arm candy...bean.