CategoryCandy

Are Haribo Gummy Bears Vegans?

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Haribo Gummy bears might be the most famous and well-liked gummy bears. Unfortunately, they are clearly not vegan for multiple reasons. If you’d like to know why, read on… Haribo Gummy Bear Ingredients While different flavors might have slightly different ingredients, here’s are the typical Haribo gummy bear ingredients: Corn syrup, sugar, gelatin, dextrose, citric acid, starch...

Are Candy Canes Vegan? (Most Aren’t…)

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Candy canes are just sugar, right? Surely they’d be vegan? The reality is that some candy canes are vegan, but most aren’t. Why Candy Canes Often Aren’t Vegan The basic ingredients for a candy cane are simple. Usually along the lines of: Sugar Corn syrup (aka sugar in a different form) Peppermint Artificial coloring Occasionally flavors like butterscotch have dairy in...

The Complete Guide to Which Jelly Beans Brands Are Vegan

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Going vegan isn’t easy if you’re a jelly bean lover. Many of the most popular jelly beans are not vegan, although some are depending on your personal definition of being vegan (I’ll explain shortly). I’ve put together this guide to help you know which popular brands are and aren’t vegan-friendly. The most common non-vegan ingredients to look out for are: Beeswax Gelatin...

Is Lindt Dark Chocolate Vegan?

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Verdict: Some Lindt Dark Chocolate (Certain Excellence bars) is vegan, and some is not. Lindt makes a variety of chocolate, but most of it has milk products that make them not vegan friendly. However, the dark chocolate bars (their “Excellence) line) are typically more promising. Some of their products do include milk fat, like their 78% Excellence bar, but many of them consist of nothing...