Are Smarties Gluten Free?

It all depends on where you live!

Wondering if Smarties are gluten free? The question you must first ask yourself is, where do you live?

In Canada, Smarties are NOT gluten free. 

In the United States, Smarties ARE gluten free. 

Why? Two completely different products sporting the same name!

Smarties - America's Favorite Candy Roll

Indulge your sweet tooth with the yummy Smarties® candy wafer roll you know and love, just the way you remember it. It’s no wonder they have been one of the leading Halloween treats for over 50 years in the United States! 

Smarties® and the entire line of products are free from most of the known allergens. All products are free of milk, egg, fish, crustacean shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat and soy.

Smarties® products are safe to eat for kids with peanut allergies. All of our candy is made in entirely peanut‑free manufacturing facilities.

All Smarties® candy made by Smarties Candy Company is gluten‑free and safe for people with Celiac Disease. If you are at a loss for classic gluten‑free candy, Smarties® products are your delicious solution. Delight your sweet‑tooth with our tangy and sweet candy rolls!

From our classic wafers to crave-worthy new flavors, lollies and more, there’s a Gluten Free Smarties® treat for everyone.

Smarties Original Candy Rolls

Smarties from Nestlé Canada

The ingredient list on Smarties.ca website indicates that Smarties contain wheat flour, meaning they are not gluten-free.

The label on the packaging is always the most up-to-date, so we encourage consumers to check at the store before making a purchase. 

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