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Are Smarties gluten-free?


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#1 TriticusToxicum

 
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Posted 26 October 2006 - 07:39 AM

CAn I have some? Please say yes! :huh:
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Posted 26 October 2006 - 07:41 AM

I don't know .... but some smart pills would definately be good for you!!! :lol:
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Posted 26 October 2006 - 07:47 AM

Who let the rif-raf in? :huh:
This is a topic full of serious scientificness :P
(i thought they were smart pills- no? :huh: )
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Posted 26 October 2006 - 07:48 AM

Yeah, they are smart pills, so they might be worth the risk in your case. ;)
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Posted 26 October 2006 - 07:57 AM

Richard,

Smarties, in the US are gluten-free. (I believe that in Canada, they are not)
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Posted 26 October 2006 - 07:59 AM

Richard,

Smarties, in the US are gluten-free. (I believe that in Canada, they are not)

I'll be sure to eat them on this side of the border! :P

Thanks - you made my day! :)
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Posted 26 October 2006 - 07:59 AM

I knew Patti'd be able to answer!!! She knows all the candy answers!!
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Posted 26 October 2006 - 08:00 AM

Yeah, they are smart pills, so they might be worth the risk in your case. ;)

That'll make me 5pts smarter than you, but who's counting? :P
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Posted 26 October 2006 - 08:12 AM

Smarties in Canada definitely have gluten in them...... :angry:
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Posted 26 October 2006 - 08:14 AM

That'll make me 5pts smarter than you, but who's counting? :P

Wow, since I can't have sugar, you will definately be smarter than me by the end of the day!!!

Smarties in Canada definitely have gluten in them...... :angry:

Yeah, but Altoids don't, who needs Smarties anyway?! :P
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Posted 26 October 2006 - 08:17 AM

Ok Karen got me wondering. On the wrapper it says "made in Canada" :(

BUT... http://www.smarties.com/allergen.html :)

so I'm going for it!
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Posted 26 October 2006 - 08:38 AM

Richard,

Smarties, in the US are gluten-free. (I believe that in Canada, they are not)


Smarties are NOT gluten-free in the UK either alas...hubby misses them :( ...
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Posted 26 October 2006 - 08:50 AM

TriticusToxicum- I have just got to say, love the picture. The Shining is a great movie!
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Posted 26 October 2006 - 09:14 AM

M & M's are gluten free - in Canada . I did not know smArties in the US are Gluten free!!
My son will want to make border trip!!
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Posted 26 October 2006 - 11:44 AM

My understanding (not being in Canada) is that the smarties in the US are a different candy. The smarties in Canada are similar to m&ms. The US smarties are a sugary treat, no chocolate.

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