Frequently Asked Questions

How many calories and carbohydrates are in a single Jelly Belly bean?

There are 4 calories per bean, or about 100 calories per single serving (25 beans). They have approximately 1 gram of carbohydrate per bean and zero fat. Jelly Belly beans offer a satisfying burst of flavour for a modest calorie investment. They are also certified kosher by the Orthodox Union.

How are Jelly Belly beans and Jelly Bean Chocolate Dips® different?

Jelly Belly jelly beans have a flavoured shell surrounding the soft chewy center. Chocolate Dips are made by coating just the Jelly Belly center with dark chocolate.

Are Jelly Belly jelly beans gluten free?

We do not use any wheat, rye, barley, or oats in the basic recipe for Jelly Belly jelly beans. The modified food starch used in the manufacture of our jelly beans is cornstarch.

How many Jelly Belly beans are in one kilo?

There are 882 Jelly Belly beans in one kilo. All counts are approximate, of course.

Do Sunkist® Fruit Gems® and Orange Slices contain gelatin?

Sunkist Fruit Gems and Orange Slices are made with citrus pectin and do not contain gelatin.

How long does it take to make a Jelly Belly bean?

It takes 7 to 21 days to make a Jelly Belly bean, and we're not kidding! It's an involved process carried out by master candy makers using both modern methods and age-old techniques.

What kind of chocolate is used in the Jelly Bean Chocolate Dips®?

Chocolate Dips are made with dark chocolate.

What are Sport Beans®?

Sport Beans jelly beans are a first-of-its-kind new jelly bean product from the makers of Jelly Belly®! They have been specially formulated to fuel and replenish your body during exercise.

What makes Jelly Belly beans different from other jelly beans?

Jelly Belly jelly beans differ from ordinary jelly beans because of their authentic and intense flavours, the number of flavours, the smaller size, the brilliant colors and, of course, the Jelly Belly name on every bean. Developed for the sophisticated palate, most Jelly Belly flavours use fine natural ingredients, whenever possible, to flavour the beans, i.e., chocolate, coconut, fruit juice concentrates and fruit purees like strawberry, pear and banana. These "true-to-life" flavours are mixed into the center and the shell.

What makes Sport Beans® jelly beans different from regular jelly beans?

Sport Beans jelly beans are specially formulated with sports performance in mind. Sport Beans jelly beans provide a source of easily digestible carbohydrate for fuel, the electrolytes sodium and potassium for proper fluid balance, and B1, B2, B3, and C vitamins for energy metabolism and good health.