Safe and tasty jelly candies for children: no sugar or chocolate

Iryna MelnichenkoFood
Recipe for sweets. Source: pexels.com

All children are very fond of sweets, and candies are the most popular. However, store-bought sweets are harmful because they are made with dyes and sweeteners. Therefore, it is best for children to make homemade, safe sweets from berry and fruit puree, coconut flakes, and dried fruit.

Coconut sweets

Cook Anna shared a recipe for safe fruit puree candies with gelatin on Instagram.

Candy recipe


  • 250 g of fruit/berry puree
  • 40 g of gelatin + 150 ml of water
  • 2-2.5 tbsp. honey

Method of preparation:

1. Pour gelatin into cold water and leave to swell for 10-15 minutes.

Gelatin with water

2. Beat berries or any fruit in a blender and rub the skin off them through a sieve.

Fruit puree

3. Add honey, heat, add the swollen gelatin and stir to melt.

Preparing the candy base

4. Fill either one large mold or small molds with the jelly mass and refrigerate to stabilize for 4 hours.

When you can eat them

Take out the candies out and you can eat!

Ready-made jelly candies

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