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Facts About Dum Dum Pops

Updated on July 24, 2014
Dum Dum Pops come in a variety of flavors!
Dum Dum Pops come in a variety of flavors! | Source

What are Dum Dum Pops?

Dum Dum Pops are a sphere shaped lollipop that come in a miniature size.

History of Dum Dum Pops

Dum Dums were founded by John Phillips and named by I.C. Bahr, the sales manager at Akron Candy company in 1924. Then in 1953, Spangler Candy Company purchased the Dum Dum name.

Dum Dum Pops are...

  • Peanut Free
  • Tree Nut Free
  • Milk Free
  • Egg Free
  • Fish Free
  • Shellfish Free
  • Wheat Free
  • Gluten Free

Ingredients of Dum Dum Pops

Dum Dum Pops are made from sugar, corn syrup, citric acid, malic acid, salt, artificial flavor, and color added (Red 40, Yellow 6, Yellow 5, and Blue 1).

Nutrition Facts of Dum Dum Pops

Serving Size - 3 pops
Amount Per Serving
% Daily Value
Total Fat
Trans Fat
Total Carbohydrate

Dum Dums: Love them or hate them?

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What is your favorite flavor of Dum Dums?
What is your favorite flavor of Dum Dums? | Source

Flavors and Variations of Dum Dum Pops

Dum Dums come in 16 flavors with one new flavor rotating in each year. The original flavors are as followed:

  • lemon
  • lime
  • orange
  • coconut-pineapple
  • cherry
  • grape
  • butterscotch

Other flavors include flavors such as:

  • root beer
  • strawberry
  • chocolate
  • banana
  • raspberry
  • black cherry
  • cream soda
  • pineapple
  • watermelon
  • peach
  • sour apple
  • blue raspberry
  • orange cream
  • fruit punch
  • buttered popcorn (discontinued)
  • bubble gum
  • cotton candy
  • cherry cola
  • pink lemonade
  • Ashlyn coconut
  • tangerine
  • mango,
  • banana split
  • strawberry shortcake
  • Savannah blueberry.


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      Sdfu 5 years ago

      Not bad! If u put it in ur mouth for a long time u taste the satisfaction!

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      Amanda 6 years ago from Camas, WA

      I am totally crazy for dum dum's. Every time I go to the bank I am sure to sneak a few for 'my daughter'

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      TinaTango 6 years ago

      Great article! I'm not too crazy about dum dum's personally, however I'll eat a few come Halloween time when no one else will!