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      Frequently Asked Questions About Celiac Disease   09/30/2015

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The m&m's bag has dextrin on it. Does anyone know if this is wheat or corn?

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m&m's are fine with the exception of the crispy ones in the blue bag. Enjoy!

-Jessica :rolleyes:

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Yep...M&M's are fine...their dextrin is not a concern. As Jessica said..the only ones that are not gluten free are the crispy ones :D

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the dextin is corn. M&M's are a great gluten-free treat! (except for the crispy ones of course!)

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What do you mean by "crispy" m&ms? In canada we only have plain and the ones with peanuts.

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At least in the US, there is a blue bag that says Crispy on it...it's not gluten-free. The yellow one with peanuts is gluten-free as is the original brown bag.

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How about Reese cups? Are they gluten free too?

:)

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yep they are... at least they better be, I ate 3 of them today!!! :huh:

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Yes, they're gluten-free. And they're a division of Hershey's so they should list gluten clearly.

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You all rock! Peanut butter cups are safe .... YAY. Way more things to eat then people think ... and I didn't need the carbs from bread anyways.

thank you thank you thank you

ann

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My favorite M&M's are in the orange bag... Peanut Butter ones!!!! YUMMY!!! :P

Who needs the crispy ones when there are peanut butter ones??!!?? ;)

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How about Reese cups? Are they gluten free too?

:)

This is my first post; sorry if it comes out looking funny or something. Also, I realize this is an old post. I just read what you said about Reese's peanut butter cups being gluten free... as far as I know that is acurate and I have been eating them just as much as I always have. But beware of the Reese's peanut butter egg things that are wrapped in foil!! They have wheat flour. I was surprised when I read the ingredients, but they are not the same as the cups.

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Yes, this is a very old thread. And I don't think MARS even makes the crispy M&Ms anymore? I sure have not seen them around.

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