M&M's Chocolate Candies

  • Caffeine Amount
    5 mg
  • Caffeine strength
    LOW
  • Calories
    140
  • Serving size
    M&M's Chocolate Candies
    1 ounce (28 g)

M&M's Chocolate candy is an American icon and are made by the  Mars Company.

They have been around since 1941 and have since grown to world-wide popularity.

They come in many varieties, and the caffeine content will vary based on the amount of chocolate used and the use of milk of dark chocolate. 

The traditional M&M's are just candy coated milk chocolate. The standard amount of caffeine in milk chocolate is 20 mg / 100 g (USDA). We estimate the caffeine content in 1 ounce (28 g) of M&M's is around 5 mg.

This is standard for the amount of milk chocolate in the product minus the candy coating.

Dark Chocolate M&Ms

We estimate he dark chocolate version of M&M's may have double the caffeine at around 10 mg per ounce (28 g).

Coffee Nut M&M's

These are not chocolate covered coffee beans but coffee flavored chocolate surrounding a peanut. There does not appear to be actual coffee in the ingredients, so caffeine amounts will be the same.

Where To Buy

M&M'S Peanut Chocolate Candy Sharing Size 10.7-Ounce Bag
Amazon.com Price $9.53 ($0.89 / Ounce)
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SNICKERS, M&M'S Milk Chocolate, M&M'S Peanut, TWIX & MILKY WAY Party Candy Variety Mix, 45.45 Ounces, 90 Pieces
Amazon.com Price $15.99 ($0.18 / Count)
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SNICKERS, M&M'S, TWIX, MILKY WAY & 3 MUSKETEERS Mixed Chocolate Bulk Halloween Candy - 77.63oz/250 Pieces
Amazon.com Price $19.54 ($0.25 / Ounce)
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Ingredients in M&M's Chocolate Candies

Milk Chocolate (sugar, Chocolate, Skim Milk, Cocoa Butter, Lactose, Milkfat, Soy Lecithin, Salt, Artificial And Natural Flavors), Sugar, Cornstarch, Less Than 1% - Corn Syrup, Dextrin, Coloring (includes Blue 2 Lake, Blue 1 Lake, Yellow 5, Yellow 6, Yellow 6 Lake, Red 40, Red 40 Lake, Blue 1, Yellow 5 Lake, Blue 2), Carnauba Wax, Gum Acacia.

How Does It Compare With Other Foods?

Caffeine (mg) per Item

200180160140 120100806040 200 M&M's Chocolate Candies Awake Chocolate Hershey's Special Dark Bars Jolt Gum

Sources

From https://www.mms.com/
Other references. Last updated on 1 Mar 2021.
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