Is Nestle Black Magic Gluten Free?

Black Magic is a British brand of boxed chocolates originally created by Rowntree’s in 1933.

The brand is now owned by Nestlé. It is a classic selection of caramels, wholenuts and fruit creams, wrapped in dark chocolate.

Nestle describe Black Magic as follows:

Within our iconic and stylish black & red packaging lies an array of taste combinations just waiting to be discovered. The understated elegance of the Black Magic box makes it an indulgent, stylish gift to present to family, friends or loved ones. The chocolate experience makes it a present you’ll enjoy giving as well as receiving.

Let’s find out if this classic selection of chocolate is gluten free.

 

Is Nestle Black Magic Chocolate?

The Answer is: YES*

Nestle Black Magic Box

*According to Nestle Gluten Free Avoidance List, Black Magic may…

contain small quantities of gluten considered safe for a gluten free diet (in compliance with Codex Alimentarius levels accepted by Coeliac UK.

For more information on the above statement on Black Magic and to get access to a complete list of gluten free products from the Nestle brand, check out Nestle Gluten Free Avoidance PDF here.

 

The assortment of chocolate includes nine different tantalising centres:

Available in the range are small, medium and large box sizes.

Almond Crunch
Finely chopped almonds immersed in a truffle filling and wrapped in rich dark chocolate

Raspberry Heaven
A fruity burst of raspberry encased in delicious dark chocolate

Dreamy Fudge
Soft, creamy fudge enveloped in a dark chocolate coating

Whole Hazelnut Praline
A whole roasted hazelnut set in a heavenly praline, surrounded by a dark chocolate shell

Orange Sensation
Soft, tangy orange fondant draped in dark chocolate

Caramel Caress
Flowing golden caramel held in a dark chocolate shell.

 

Ingredients

Sugar, Cocoa Mass, Glucose Syrup, Vegetable Fats (Palm, Palm Kernel, Shea), Cocoa Butter, Roasted Almonds, Milk Fat, Sweetened Condensed Milk (Milk, Sugar), Roasted Hazelnuts, Hazelnut Paste, Skimmed Milk Powder, Humectant (Glycerol), Natural Flavourings, Emulsifiers (Sunflower Lecithin, Polyglycerol Polyricinoleate), Whole Milk Powder, Fat-Reduced Cocoa Powder, Whey Powder (from Milk), Stabiliser (Invertase), Acid (Citric Acid), Salt, Colour (Paprika Extract), Dried Egg White, Fruit and Vegetable Concentrates (Apple, Cherry, Sweet Potato), Dark Chocolate contains Cocoa Solids 47% minimum

 

Nutritional Information

Every 100g of Black Magic chocolates consumed contains 490 calories. This consists of 63.4g of carbs, 4.1g protein, 23.5g fat, 4.4g fibre and 0.05g salt.

For more information on Black Magic chocolates head over to the Nestle website here: https://www.nestle.co.uk/en-gb/brands/chocolate_and_confectionery/boxed/blackmagic

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