Smarties are a colourful coated chocolate confectionery that is available in a variety of individual, multi-pack or special occasion formats.
A long-time favourite in many countries including the UK, Germany, Australia, South Africa and Canada. Initially named ‘Chocolate Beans’, the Smarties brand has held a special place in people’s hearts since 1937.
They were originally manufactured by H.I. Rowntree & Company in the UK, and are currently produced by Nestlé.
Are Smarties gluten free?
The entire line of Smarties® are gluten-free. If the UPC number on the packaging begins with “0 11206”, you can be assured that it is manufactured in a facility that is gluten‑free and safe to eat if you have Celiac Disease. For more information, visit the Smarties® Gluten Free section!
Nutritional information can be found on the Nestle website.
The ingredients in Smarties candies are dextrose, citric acid, calcium stearate, natural and artificial flavors, and colors.