Does Bit-O-Honey Have Peanuts? – Answered

Bit-O-Honey is a classic American candy that debuted in 1924. It was originally made by the Schutter-Johnson Company of Chicago but it’s now made by Spangler Candy.

Most people recognize it as a honey-flavored candy with a taffy-like texture. However, does it also contain peanuts or other potential allergens of concern for some people? Let’s find out what’s in this candy!

Peanuts In Bit-O-Honey?

Bit-O-Honey does not contain peanuts as an ingredient (see below). However, this candy is packaged in a facility that also packages peanuts. In other words, there is no guarantee that Bit-O-Honey does not contain peanuts because of potential cross-contamination during manufacturing.

Bit-O-Honey Ingredients:  Corn Syrup, Sugar, Nonfat milk, Hydrogenated Coconut Oil, Almonds (Almonds, Safflower and/or Sunflower and/or Canola Oil), Honey, Salt, Egg Whites, Modified Soy Protein, Natural Flavor.

The manufacturer states that Bit-O-Honey may contain the following allergens: “Milk, almonds, eggs, and soy. May contain other tree nuts and peanuts. Contains bioengineered food ingredients.”

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Bit-O-Honey Nutrition

Serving Size5 pieces (33g)
Total Fat1.5g
Total Carbohydrate28g
Total Sugars15g
Includes 15g Added Sugars