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Allergen information

 
Camino is proud to create many of our products with consideration to consumer food sensitivities and allergies.
 
The following allergen information relates to Camino and Cuisine Camino RETAIL products. If you are a consumer of bulk and/or industrial Camino products and have any questions on food allergies and intolerances, please contact us by e-mail at services@camino.ca
 

Camino or Cuisine Camino gluten-free products: 

 
Camino and Cuisine Camino products that do not contain gluten or gluten-containing ingredients and are produced at facilities where no gluten is present are:
  • coffees
  • whole brown sugar (Muscovado) 
  • baking chocolates
  • chocolate chips
  • cocoa powders
  • hot chocolates
  • chocolate bars
 
The remainder of Camino or Cuisine Camino products do not contain gluten or gluten-containing ingredients, however, we cannot guarantee they are gluten-free as some of our manufacturing facilities do handle gluten-containing products.  
 
We still recommend that you read the list of ingredients and allergen statements on the back of the product labels or go to the "Products" page on our website.
 

Camino or Cuisine Camino vegan-friendly products:

 
Camino and Cuisine Camino products that are vegan-friendly include:
  • Dark chocolate bars (exceptions: Caramel crunch or Salted Caramel bar)
  • Drinking chocolate
  • Simply dark hot chocolate,
  • Chili & spice hot chocolate,
  • Coffees
  • Baking chocolate bars
  • Cocoa powders
  • Golden cane sugar (Turbinado) (note: our organic sugar is not whitened using bone char)
  • Whole brown sugar (Muscovado) 
  • Chocolate chips
  • Shredded coconut
 
While many of these products do not contain dairy ingredients, many of them are produced at facilities that manufacture other products containing dairy. Although there are procedures in place to avoid the risks of cross-contamination including very stringent cleaning procedures, regular allergen testing and production schedules which are made keeping in mind the allergens in each facility, we recommend that you read the list of ingredients and allergen statements on the back of the product labels or visit the "Products" section of our website.
 

Camino or Cuisine Camino soy-free products:

 
Camino and Cuisine Camino products that do not contain soy as an ingredient and are produced at facilities where no soy is present are:
  • coffees
  • baking chocolate bars
  • chocolate chips
  • whole brown sugar (Muscovado) 
 
We recommend that you read the list of ingredients and allergen statements on the back of the product labels or on our website on the "Products" page. Many of our products are produced at facilities that handle soy, although there are procedures in place to avoid the risks of cross-contamination including very stringent cleaning procedures, regular allergen testing and production schedules which are made keeping in mind the allergens in each facility.
 

What does it mean when there are NO allergen statements following the list of ingredients on Camino products’ labels?

 
This means that the products are produced at facilities where no allergens are present. Camino and Cuisine Camino products that do not have any allergen statements are: coffee, baking chocolate bars and whole brown sugar.