Gluten-Free Halloween: Candy Candy Candy!

Halloween is right around the corner and we know what that entails: candy, candy, candy, and costumes of course! In the spirit of Halloween, I wanted to designate a post that is all about the fun in Halloween: Gluten-Free Candy. Just because one is gluten-free does not mean that there isn’t a bundle of candy choices to pick from. I listed my personal favorite category: Chocolates ūüôā

According to Nestle, the following candies are gluten-free:

  • Baby Ruth
  • Bit-O-Honey
  • Butterfinger Bar (original flavor only, NOT Crisp, Giant Bar, Snakerz, Medallions, Jingles, Hearts or Pumpkins)
  • Milk Chocolate
  • Goobers
  • Nips (including both regular and sugar-free)
  • Oh Henry!
  • Raisinets (including Cranberry and Dark Chocolate flavors)
  • Sno-Caps
  • Wonka Pixy Stix
  • Laffy Taffy (including Laffy Taffy Rope)
  • Wonka Lik-M-Aid Fun Dip

The following Nestle candy products are NOT gluten-free:

  • Butterfinger Crisp Bar
  • Butterfinger Giant Bar
  • Butterfinger Snackerz
  • Butterfinger Medallions
  • Butterfinger Jingles
  • Butterfinger Hearts
  • Butterfinger Pumpkins
  • Wonka Nerds
  • Sweetarts
  • Wonka Bar (all flavors)
  • Chewy Spree
  • Wonka Gummies
  • Wonka Kazoozles
  • Everlasting Gobstopper
  • 100 Grand Bar

Hershey’s candies are gluten-free:

  • Almond Joy (all)
  • Mounds (all)
  • Hershey’s Milk Chocolate Kisses
  • Hershey’s Filled Chocolate Kisses (only caramel and cherry cordial creme, NOT Hugs, Special Dark, Milk Chocolate with Almonds, or Cookies & Cream)
  • Hershey’s Nuggets (all varieties)
  • Hershey’s Milk Chocolate Bar,¬†only in the 1.55 oz. size
  • Hershey’s Milk Chocolate with Almonds Bar,¬†only in the 1.45 oz. size
  • Heath Bars
  • Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups (all¬†except¬†for seasonal shaped items)
  • Skor
  • Skor Toffee Bar
  • York Peppermint Pattie (all)

The following Hershey’s products are¬†NOT¬†gluten-free:

  • Hershey’s Special Dark Bar
  • Hershey’s Cookies ‘N’ Creme Bar
  • Hershey’s Air Delight
  • Hershey’s Milk Chocolate Drops
  • Hershey’s Miniatures
  • Mr. Goodbar
  • Symphony Bar
  • Hershey’s Extra Dark Chocolate

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Here is the full updated list of Gluten-Free candy for October 2013! Happy Halloween Everyone !

 

 

-Janice Vargas

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