Allergen-Friendly Halloween Candy to Stock Up On
These 10 treats are sure to delight kids and grown-ups alike.
Halloween is an exciting time for kids, but for those with food allergies, it can be downright frightful. Luckily there are a lot of options out there these days that are delicious for everyone and safe for those with allergies. From nut-free to free of all of the nine major allergens, these candies are our picks to make it a happy Halloween for all.
As with any food, please remember to check the label for a complete list of ingredients and potential allergens.
What’s Halloween without a little bit of chocolate? Even if you can’t have dairy, you can still enjoy these chocolate squares, which are free of all the major allergens. They’re wrapped in a festive Halloween package, and you won’t miss a thing.
Yum Earth takes so many favorite and popular candies and makes them safe for people with the nine major food allergens to eat. Their Giggles are rainbow-colored, hard-shell candies. They are soft in the middle, featuring flavors like orange, green apple, lemon, strawberry and grape. Plus, you can feel good about no artificial dyes or colors.
Kids love lollipops and all parents will love the fact that these ones don’t stick to your teeth (and dentists love them!). They look like your typical lollipop and come in all the same fun flavors and colors. They are free of major allergens, and they’re also kosher and diabetic friendly too!
These jelly beans are free of most allergens (they are processed in a facility with tree nuts, but no tree nuts are in the product). It’s always fun to guess the flavors of jelly beans in a Jelly Belly pack. These individually sized bags are the perfect portion for a Halloween treat with about 10 beans per bag.
These chocolate-covered pretzels may be called Bag of Terror, but there is nothing scary about these allergen-free treats, complete with bright orange sprinkles. The individual bags look like jack-o’-lanterns and are a great respite from a bowl full of sugary candy.
These chewy and super fruity candies hail from Japan, but they’ve become super popular here as well. The individually wrapped candies are perfect for trick-or-treating. With grape, apple, strawberry and mango flavors, you can’t go wrong. They are free of peanuts, tree nuts, fish, shellfish and gluten.