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Is Hartley’s Jelly Vegan?

by Fabian Jackson

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Had a real craving for jelly, but not sure if your old favourite Hartley’s is suitable for vegans? Keep reading to find out all you need to know. 

What is Hartley’s jelly? 

Hartley’s have been making jams and jelly since 1871 in the UK. They’re a recognisable brand in supermarkets and corner shops across the country today. 

tower of jelly

Is Hartley’s jelly vegan-friendly? 

Well, the short of it is yes and no. Hartley’s jelly cubes aren’t suitable for vegans as they all contain pork gelatine as a gelling agent, making them unsuitable for vegans.
However, Hartley’s jelly pots contain plant-based alternatives like xantham gum which make them plant-based.  

What next? 

Here are a few of our go-to plant-based jellies for the next time you have a craving: 

Share your thoughts with us in the comments section below.


By Fabian Jackson
Fabian Jackson

Fabian is one of our lovely Content Marketing Assistants who loves writing almost as much as he loves coffee, old episodes of Escape to the Country (no judgement here), and cooking up a storm in his kitchen.

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