CAKE MIXES

Making safe cupcakes for birthday parties and school celebrations is part of the food allergy parent drill. Stock up on food allergy-friendly mixes using our list of top picks!

Like cupcakes, this list is meant to be shared! Forward to all the supportive parents and teachers who want your child to be able to enjoy the same treat as everyone else.


Dedicated Facility (allergens vary)


Flavors: Yummy Yellow, Devil's Food
Free from: Top 8 Allergens, Sesame and Corn
Contains: No Top 8 Allergens, Sesame or Corn
Facility/lines dedicated free from: Top 8 Allergens, Sesame and Corn
Allergen statement: All 1-2-3 Gluten Free products are manufactured in a dedicated U.S. facility so there is no chance for cross-contamination... read more
Where to buy: Major grocery stores (Target, Walmart) and online


Flavors: Yellow and Chocolate
Free from: Top 8 Allergens, Sesame, Mustard and Corn
Contains: No Top 8 Allergens, Sesame, Mustard or Corn
Facility/lines dedicated free from: Top 8 Allergens, Sesame, Mustard and Corn
Allergen statement: Because you’d rather worry about who ate the last cupcake than worry about your health, we will never compromise our standards or our ingredients... read more
Where to buy: Sunset Foodsselect specialty grocers and online


Flavors: Chocolate, Vanilla Yellow
Free from: Top 8 Allergens and Sesame
Contains: No Top 8 Allergens or Sesame
Warning Label: Manufactured in a facility that also uses tree nuts and soy
Facility/lines dedicated free from: Gluten/Wheat, Peanut, Egg
Allergen statement: We’ve learned through the years that it takes passion and dedication to make sure our gluten free products are actually gluten free... read more
Where to buy: Major grocery stores (Whole Foods, The Fresh Market, etc.) and online
Note: Facility and lines process tree nuts, soy, corn, oats, and sesame, but they have strict cleaning procedures to prevent cross-contamination.


cherrybrook kitchen.jpg

Flavors: Yellow and Chocolate
Free from: Peanuts, Tree Nut, Milk, Egg, Sesame
Contains: Gluten, Soy in Chocolate Flavor
Facility dedicated free from: Peanut, Tree Nut
Lines dedicated free from: Peanut, Tree Nut, Milk, Egg
Allergen statement: All mixes are prepared in a peanut-free and tree-nut free facility... read more
Where to buy: Walmart, Whole Foods and Online


Flavors: Chocolate, Yellow, Carrot Cake
Free from: Peanut, Tree Nut, Milk, Egg, Sesame, Gluten/Wheat
Contains: No Top 8 Allergens or Sesame
Facility dedicated free from: Peanut, Tree Nut, Sesame
Lines dedicated free from: Peanut, Tree Nut, Milk, Egg, Gluten/Wheat
Allergen statement: All mixes are prepared in a peanut-free and tree-nut free facility... read more
Where to buy: Walmart, Whole Foods and online


itswholesome.png

Flavors: Vanilla, Lavender, Chocolate Lavender, Chocolate, Chai Spice
Free from: Top 8 Allergens and Sesame
Contains: No Top 8 Allergens or Sesame
Facility/lines dedicated free from: Milk, Gluten/Wheat, Casein, Peanuts and Tree Nut (Except Coconut)
Allergen statement: Our products are produced in a facility free from dairy, gluten, wheat, casein, peanuts and nuts (except coconut). Our bakeries take strict precautions to sanitize, swab and test before any of our products are produced on their machines... read more
Where to buy: Whole Foods, health stores on West Coast, Online
Note: Equipment is sanitized and tested for allergens before production.


Flavors: Yellow and Chocolate
Free from: Top 8 Allergens and Sesame
Contains: No Top 8 Allergens or Sesame
Facility/lines dedicated free from: Gluten/Wheat
Allergen statement: Our mixes, and some of our baking ingredients, are Certified Gluten-Free™ by the non-profit Gluten-Free Certification Organization (GFCO)... read more
Where to buy: Whole Foods, Mariano’s, Target and online


Flavors: Devil's Food, Vanilla, Chocolate, Spice
Free from: Top 8 Allergens, Sesame, Mustard
Contains: No Top 8 Allergens, Sesame or Mustard
Facility/lines dedicated free from: Top 8 Allergens, Sesame, Mustard
Allergen statement: Our products are made in our own dedicated allergen-free facility, so there’s no chance of cross contamination... read more
Where to buy: Select grocery chainsindependent grocers and online


Flavor: Vanilla and Chocolate
Free from: Peanut, Milk, Egg, Gluten/Wheat, Soy, Sesame
Contains: Tree Nuts (Almond, Coconuts)
Facility/lines dedicated free from: Peanut, Egg, Gluten/Wheat, Soy, Sesame
Allergen statement: Simple Mills products are free of 6 of the Big 8 allergens. All of our products contain Tree Nuts... read more
Where to buy: Whole Foods, Mariano’s, Target and online


Shared lines and/or facility


Flavors: Yellow and Devil's Food
Free from: Peanut, Tree Nut, Gluten/Wheat, Milk, Egg, Sesame
Contains: No Top 8 Allergens*
*Warning Label: May Contain Soy
Allergen statement: We take allergens seriously and do label our products with a "may contain" allergen statement or indicate if they are run on the same line or in a facility with allergen products... read more
Where to buy: Grocery stores nationwide, online


Flavors: Butter Recipe Chocolate, Butter Recipe Yellow, Chocolate Fudge, Devil's Food, Golden Vanilla, Milk Chocolate, Vanilla, White, Yellow
Free from: Peanut, Tree Nut, Egg, Sesame
Contains: Soy, Milk, Gluten/Wheat
Allergen statement: We take allergens seriously and do label our products with a "may contain" allergen statement or indicate if they are run on the same line or in a facility with allergen products... read more
Where to buy: Nationwide in grocery stores, online


Flavors: Funfetti, Classic Yellow, Devil's Food
Free from: Peanuts, Tree Nut, Gluten/Wheat, Egg, Sesame
Contains: Soy, Milk
Allergen statement: Our primary goal is to provide accurate information. We believe this is best accomplished by referring to the specific ingredients listed on each product package..read more 
Where to buy: Nationwide in Grocery Stores and online


Flavors: White and Chocolate
Free from: Peanut, Tree Nut, Egg, Sesame
Contains: Soy, Milk, Gluten/Wheat
Allergen warning: May contain Milk and Soy
Where to buy: Nationwide in Grocery StoresOnline
Allergen statement: Our primary goal is to provide accurate information. We believe this is best accomplished by referring to the specific ingredients listed on each product package... read more 
Note: No preservatives or artificial flavors.


See the full cupcake guide with frostings,
store-bought options and more!