Is Maynards Candy Halal? Win Gms, Fuzzy Peach, Gummies, Sour Patch Kids & Swedish Berries

I have seen this question many times, but there needs to be more information about it. This candy’s wide popularity makes many look for answers to halal status.

Suppose you have the same question on your mind. So, you are in the right corner. As a Muslim, I know it is important to ensure that the food and drinks you consume meet dietary Islamic laws’ requirements.

About Maynards Candy & Thier Ingredients

Mondelez International owns many candy brands, and Maynards are one of them. This candy has one of the best and most well-known treats, Wine Gums, which is Still breaking sales on amazon.

Maynards Varieties are: 

  • Win Gums 
  • Fuzzy Peache
  • Gummies
  • Sour Patch Kids
  • Swedish Berries

Regarding the Ingredients, Maynards still use Gelatin as one of the ingredients, but only in some varieties. Here is the commonly used ingredient:

  • Sweeteners (Sugar & Glucose Syrup)
  • Corn Starch
  • Carnauba Wax
  • Citric Acid
  • Mineral Oil
  • Natural And Artificial
  • Flavors
  • Color
  • Gelatin (Some Flavors)

Is Maynards Candy Halal?

Yes & NO, Maynards Candy offers some Halal varieties (considered halal, not certified) which are free from any haram ingredients, including:

  • Fuzzy Peache
  • Sour Patch Kids
  • Swedish Berries

The non-halal flavors contain Gelatin that is derived from either Beef & Pork, as the facility confirmed, which are

  • Win Gums
  • Gummies

Final Thought

Indeed, 3 Varieties are considered halal Fuzzy Peache, Sour Patch Kids, and Swedish Berries. The rest are not Halal, including Win Gums & Gummies.


  1. Do Maynards Have Pork & Gelatin?

    Yes, Some flavors contain Gelatin, which is derived from Beef & Pork

  2. Is Maynards Win Gums Halal?

    No, Win Gums are unsuitable for a halal diet. They contain Gelatin Pork & Beef

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