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The Best Non-Chocolate Candies 

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Originally by Ranker Community
Updated July 9, 2020 136.7k votes 8.9k voters 153.2k views 135 items

List Rules No chocolates or chocolate flavored sweets, no fruits or popcorn - only confections that feature sugar.

The best non-chocolate candies on the market include many of the greatest candies of all time (that are sweet and chocolate free). Whether you prefer the taste of sour candies, sweet candies, or just don't enjoy the most delectable chocolate deserts on earth, there are plenty of varieties of chocolate-free candy for you to enjoy year round. Your selection of gummy candies, chewy candies, tart candies, and options for dairy free candies is nearly endless.

Looking for gluten free candy? You'll find plenty of health conscious and sugar free candy options on this list of the best non-chocolate candy. Whether you want to get into the debate about whether Red Vines or Twizzlers are the better licorice option or think that there's no better tart candy than SweetTarts (it is in the name after all), you'll have plenty of choices for best alternative candy on this list of the best candies without chocolate. Maybe you're looking for the best chewing gum, specifically.

What are the best dairy free candy brand? What companies make the most popular non-chocolate candy? All the greatest candies without chocolate are on this list of chocolate candy alternatives and ready for you to add your vote in the quest to determine which chocolate-free candy rules the snack universe. If you don't see your favorite chocolate-free candy on the chocolate free candy list, make sure to add it so other candy lovers can find new treats to enjoy.

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Skittles is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Starburst is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Sour Patch Kids is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Gummy bear is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Jolly Rancher is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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AirHeads is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Swedish Fish is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Nerds is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Mike & Ike is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Life Savers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Laffy Taffy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Sour Skittles is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Caramels is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Jelly bean is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Sour Punch is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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SweeTarts is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Twizzlers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Reese's Pieces is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Fun Dip is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Saltwater Taffy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Trolli Peach Gummy Rings... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Flavored Tootsie Rolls ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Tropical Skittles is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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WarHeads is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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Now and Laters is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Non-Chocolate Candies
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