What crisps are Gluten-Free?
For the gluten-free savoury lovers, no need to fear. You will not be missing out on your crisp fix. We have created a list of the top 10 gluten-free crisps.
Unfortunately, some famous crisp brands such as Walkers, Doritos and Pringles are not all free from gluten but don’t worry because we have got a list of savoury, salty snacks that are safe to eat, which are just as delicious. These gluten-free options are amongst our LiberEat team’s favourite crisps, perfect for chilling with a movie or taking on a picnic.
We have got some classic branded crisps that are surprisingly gluten-free such as Tyrrell’s, Golden Wonder…keep reading on to see more!
LiberEat is here to make your life and your regular supermarket shop easier with our free app. You no longer need to study in detail the ingredients on crisp packets to see if they contain gluten. You can now use the search function or scan the barcode of a packet of crisps on the LiberEat app and we will be able to tell you whether it is suitable for you, or not, based on the ingredients you avoid – whether that’s just gluten or other items like dairy or mustard. It’s as easy as that! I bet you are now wondering, why haven’t I used the LiberEat app before?
This list will quickly help you identify the pack of crisps you can pick up for your lunch, to bring to a party, or just for a snack at the cinema. We’ve found the answer to your question ‘What crisps are Gluten-free?’
Gluten-Free crisps you will probably find in your local supermarket!
Without further ado, let us run through the top ten gluten-free crisps:
Nearly all of Tyrrells crisps are gluten-free! They also mark it as gluten-free on their packaging. Their base ingredients are potatoes, sunflower and salt. With no artificial ingredients. And a further bonus – their crisps are all hand-cooked in England.
The list of gluten-free Tyrrell’s crisps extends to:
- Aberdeen Angus Crisps
- Black Truffle and Sea Salt Crisps
- Cider Vinegar and Salt Crisps
- English Smokey Barbecue Crisps
- Mature Cheddar and Chive Crisps
- Naked Unsalted Crisps
- Posh Prawn Cocktail Crisps
- Root Vegetable Crisps
- Sea Salt and Black Pepper Crisps
- Sea Salted Crisps
- Smoked Paprika Crisps
- Sunday Roast Chicken Crisps
- Sweet Chilli and Red Pepper Crisps
- Sweet Potato Lightly Salted Crisps
2. Pom Bears
A perfect little snack for kids and big kids (like us)!
Pom Bears are light, salty, and crispy potato crisp shaped like a bear, they melt in your mouth and are really tasty. They are gluten-free and vegetarian, cooked using vegetable oil! These are the ideal snack for someone with dietary requirements, intolerances, or living a gluten-free, and vegetarian lifestyle.
The Cheese and Onion Potato Snacks and Ready Salted Potato Snacks are both labelled gluten-free on the packaging.
3. BBQ Popchips
All Popchips products are gluten-free and officially approved by the Gluten-Free Certification. Instead of fried crisps, these goodies are popped; which is where they get their name. The BBQ flavour is our favourite, they have a sweet, tangy sauce with a hint of smokeyness. They are only 90 calories per small pack. Perfect for a lower-calorie snack.
Other Popchips products that are gluten-free:
- Sour Cream and Onion Chips
- Original Popchips
- Sea Salt and Vinegar Chips
- Sour Cream and Onion Chips
- Thai Sweet Chilli Chips
4. Proper Chips
Proper chips are similar to Popchips but they are made from lentils and closer to tortilla chips. They pack lots of flavour and loads of crunch. Lentils are high in protein and a source of fibre and iron. Proper Chips are a great crisp option, the gluten-free flavours are:
- Barbecue Lentil Chips
- Salt and Vinegar Lentil Chips
- Sea Salt and Lentil Chips
- Sour Cream and Chive Lentil Chips
- Sweet Sriracha Chilli Lentil Chips
All Seabrooks crinkle cut crisps are gluten-free, and they believe that the flavour should not be compromised just because they are gluten-free. So definitely a winner of a crisp option, mainly because they have an extensive range of flavours.
- Beefy Crisps
- Canadian Ham Crisps
- Cheese and Onion Crisps
- Cream Cheese and Chive Crisps
- Fish and Chips Crisps
- Lamb and Mint Crisps
- “Minion” Mini Variety Pack
- Prawn Cocktail Crisps
- Salt and Vinegar Crisps
- Sea Salted Crisps
- “Trolls” Ketchup Crisps
- Variety Pack
- Worcestershire Sauce Crisps
6. Golden Wonder
The popular British crisp brand, Golden Wonder, has some gluten-free options. They are made with the key ingredient, potato, and do not list wheat as an allergen. Other ingredients include salt and sunflower oil except for the Tomato Ketchup flavour, which contains wheat flour.
Golden Wonder Crisps do not label their products as gluten-free. Other than the Tomato Ketchup flavour, the other flavours appear to be safe to consume for coeliacs.
7. Kettle Chips
Kettle Chip crisps are gluten-free and certified by the Gluten-Free Certification Organisation. One of the best crisp brands that produce gluten-free crisps. They use real ingredients only, no artificial products. They offer a variety of hand-cooked potato crisps, vegetable, and wholegrain crisps. Kettle chips pack a fair punch of flavour too.
- Sea Salt and Rosemary Crisps
- Roast Chicken and Thyme Crisps
- Cheddar and Red Onion Crisps
- Lightly Salted Crisps
- Sea Salt and Balsamic Vinegar Crisps
- Sea Salted and Crushed Black Peppercorn Crisps
- Sour Cream and Onion Crisps
- Vegan Sheeze and Red Onion
- Variety Pack
- Steakhouse Barbecue crisps
- Sweet Chilli Crisps
- Thai Sweet Chilli Crisps
All of Pipers crisps are gluten-free! They made a couple of tweaks to their ingredient list to ensure that all of their products are now gluten-free. How amazing! They are popular in bars and restaurants, so it is an excellent gluten-free brand; as you can enjoy them with a nice G&T or pint.
- Beef Crisps
- Cheddar and Onion Crisps
- Wild Thyme and Rosemary Crisps
- Chorizo Crisps
- Tomato Crisps
- Cider Vinegar and Sea Salt Crisps
- Unsalted Crisps
Unfortunately, Wotsits are not gluten-free but if you are missing your Wotsits fix then Hippeas Chickpea puffs is your answer. Their tortilla snacks are also GF. All their products are made from chickpeas, so Vegan, Gluten-Free, and packed with flavour.
- Chilli Haze Chickpea Puffs
- Salt and Vinegar Chickpea Puffs
- Sweet and Smokin Chickpea Puffs
- Take It Cheesy Chickpea Puffs
- Chickpea Tortilla Snacks
10. Nudie Snacks Cauliflower Crisps
You can get your hands on these delicious cauliflower crisps online at the Nudie Snacks shop or in Holland & Barrett. Made with 40% fresh cauliflower with bold flavours. Made in Scotland from sustainably sourced wonky veg! Their flavours are Katsu Curry and Cheese & Caramelised Onion.
We have done our research to discover the best gluten-free crisps for you. Please let us know if we have missed out on any of your favourite gluten-free crisps and we will make sure to add them in to share with the community.
The LiberEat app can help if you want to find out if your favourite crisps are gluten-free or if they contain any other ingredient you are looking to avoid, you can browse products and scan barcodes for a quick yes or no answer to the question ‘can I eat this?
Some of our other favourite gluten-free blog posts:
- Gluten-Free and Vegan Scones Recipe | Vegan Afternoon Tea
- The top 10 Chocolate Bars you will be surprised are Gluten-Free
- Gluten-Free and Vegan Apple Crumble | Easy and Delicious Recipe