This article provides information on the sugar in a single Jolly Rancher along with its other relevant nutrition facts. We also provided the nutrition facts for the serving size on the packaging of 3 pieces of candy. Without delay, here is the information!
Sugar In A Jolly Rancher
A single Jolly Rancher has 3.67 grams of total sugar. All sugar is added sugar with no natural sugar. In addition to its sugar, a Jolly Ranch has 23.33 calories and 5.67 carbs.
This applies to all of the original flavors including green apple, blue raspberry, cherry, grape (pictured above), and watermelon.
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Jolly Rancher Nutrition Facts
The packaging of a bag of Jolly Rancher candies lists the serving size as 3 pieces. Here are the full nutrition facts from the label:
|Serving Size||3 pieces (18g)|
|Includes 11g Added Sugar|
|Vitamin D||0mcg, 0% DV|
|Calcium||1mg, 0% DV|
|Iron||0mg, 0% DV|
|Potassium||0mg, 0% DV|
Jolly Rancher Ingredients
A Jolly Rancher is made primarily of corn syrup and sugar as is typical for hard candy.
Ingredients: Corn Syrup; Sugar; Contains 2% Or Less Of: Malic Acid; Natural Flavor And Artificial Flavor; Artificial Color [red 40; Yellow 5; Blue 1; Yellow 6]; Mineral Oil; Lecithin (Soy)
Jolly Rancher Sugar Vs. Similar Candies
The sugar in a Jolly Rancher is consistent with other similar candies of roughly the same size. It’s certainly not the best hard candy for sugar but a piece or two will not destroy most diets.
|Candy||Serving Size||Total Sugar (g)*||Calories|
|Jolly Rancher Original Flavors||1 piece (6 g)||3.67 g||23.33|
|Starburst Original||1 piece (4.83 g)||2.67 g||20|
|Tootsie Fruit Chews||1 piece (6.6 g)||3.4 g||24|
|Life Savers Original||1 piece (3.75 g)||3 g||15|
|Warheads Extreme Sour||1 piece (4 g)||2 g||11.25|
|Dum Dums Original||1 piece (6.5 g)||4.5 g||25|