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#1 divamomma

 
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Posted 13 January 2011 - 04:42 PM

Are these gluten free?
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Posted 13 January 2011 - 05:31 PM

To the best of my knowledge, yes they are gluten-free. I eat them occasionally.
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Posted 14 January 2011 - 12:38 PM

To the best of my knowledge, yes they are gluten-free. I eat them occasionally.


I'm not so sure about that. There are different types of Hershey's Kisses, first of all; and the Hershey's Canada website does not have any allergen info readily available as far as I can see.
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Posted 14 January 2011 - 01:38 PM

I have read the ingredients lists, and have yet to find any variant of the Kisses that lists something that concerns me. Wheat is one of the ten "priority allergens" prescribed by Health Canada which must be disclosed if present.
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Posted 14 January 2011 - 01:56 PM

Thanks Peter.
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