Allergy Friendly Valentine’s Day Candy
Following is a list of food allergy friendly treats for your Valentine. Here you’ll find all sorts of goodies that are free from peanuts, tree nuts, dairy, egg, and gluten.
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Their gourmet chocolates are dairy, nut, gluten and egg free! They sell collections as well as truffles in bulk. The salted caramel sounds divine.
The above image is a picture of Premium Chocolatiers Truffle Heart – A Heart Box of Assorted Milkless Truffles (Milk Fudge, Raspberry, Salted Caramel, Grand Marnier and Coffee).
Vermont Nut Free
This is a company that’s well known and has been around for a long time. They have a large selection and all of their products are “guaranteed” safe for anyone with peanut or nut allergies.
100% peanut free, tree nut free and adorably decorated cookies for all occassions. Be sure to check out their “Sweet Words” conversation heart cookies!
Peanut Free Planet
An online store that carries a variety of peanut and tree nut free products–candy included!
Amanda’s Own Confections
Another great store offering chocolates free from dairy, peanuts, tree nuts, egg and gluten. Here you’ll find cute little assortments and packages for your Valentine.
Gluten and dairy free chocolates galore!
Check Out These Other Great Allergy Friendly Chocolates and Candies
It’s enough that the food allergic have to read each and every food label to avoid foods they are allergic to. Then there is the issue of cross contamination. However, food items are only one category allergic individuals need to consider.
An estimated 11 million Americans suffer from food allergies. It is reported that peanut allergy doubled in children from 1997-2002. With this increase in diagnosis and awareness has come an increase in visibility in the media and online.
Websites and blogs are popping up chronicling personal experiences, life stories and some are even offering advice. How do you know if a site is offering valuable or even safe information?