Are Bounty Chocolate Bars Gluten Free?

Bounty is a popular chocolate bar manufactured by Mars. The coconut filled chocolate bar was initially introduced in 1951 and is still popular in markets all over the world. Bounty is no longer officially distributed in the United States, but you can still find it in many international sections of supermarkets.

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Millions of people enjoy this delicious coconut, chocolate treat which is why we decided to answer the question:

Is Bounty Gluten Free?

The answer is: YES


According to the Mars nutritional database Bounty is gluten free and free from wheat/gluten containing ingredients.

bounty ingredients

Mars also verifies that Bounty is Halal, Kosher, and suitable for vegetarians. The candy bar is not vegan or organic though. If you are allergic to soy or milk/lactose you should not consume this product.

UPDATED October 2019: We’ve received emails from users in New Zealand claiming the labels for Bounty state ‘contains wheat’, so please be cautious to anyone from New Zealand as they may have a different process, recipe, and/or factory for these.


Mars Nutritional Facts

You can learn more about every single Mars product from their nutritional database. The Mars Nutrition site includes ingredients, nutritional value, and more data on various candies, ice cream treats, and more. You can find gluten free candy on their site.

Visit the Mars Nutrition website →


Gluten Free Resources & Guides


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6 thoughts on “Are Bounty Chocolate Bars Gluten Free?”

    • Hi Armeen, according to the Mars nutritional database, all Bounty Chocolate Bars should be gluten free. However; I would contact Mars if you are worried about your specific country. Where are you located? It’s definitely possible that Mars products in Europe are different from the United States and other regions.


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