Best Safe Candy, Bunnies for Easter
Sweet Alexis – One of our favorite allergy-friendly cookie makers offers beautiful egg-shaped cookies for Easter – frosted to look like pastel-colored Ukrainian eggs. The cookies are free of: dairy, eggs, tree nuts and peanuts. Order at www.sweetalexis.com.
Vermont Nut Free Chocolates – This chocolatier is well-known for fabulous products from a facility that’s dedicated free-from nuts and peanuts. There is an impressive array of bunnies, truffles, filled eggs, Easter baskets and more, in a range of prices. Shipping is in U.S. and Canada. Visit www.vermontnutfree.com.
Chocolate Emporium – Superb chocolates for your Passover Seder that are milk-free, gluten-free, certified kosher pareve, peanut-free, soy-free and corn-free. Easter bunnies also available if ordered by March 15 in the U.S. at www.choclat.com.
Simply Nut Free Chocolates – Lovely handmade, Euro-style chocolate bunnies, eggs and lollipops that are peanut- and nut-free. U.S. residents order at www.simplynutfree.com.
Kinder Surprise – Give kids twice the delight with a Kinder Surprise Egg. The certified peanut- and nut-free chocolate egg contains a small toy ready to assemble for an extra dash of fun & learning. No egg either, but contains dairy and soy lecithin.
Vadeboncoeur Chocolates – This Canadian company is famous for its whimsical take on holiday chocolate-making. From the slap-shooting, hockey-playing bunny (can you get any more Canuck?) to the chocolate Dora the Explorer, these peanut- and nut-free confections are bound to delight. Widely available in Canadian stores and pharmacies. See more details at www.chocolatvadeboncoeur.com.Note: Check ingredients listings before purchasing and call the manufacturer if you’re at all uncertain about the presence of a potential allergen or gluten.