Since 1953 many flavors have come and gone from our Dum Dums flavor assortment. Learn more about the history of your favorite flavors.
Dum Dums brand was acquired and there were seven original flavors: Lemon, Lime, Orange, Coconut-Pineapple, Cherry, Grape and Butterscotch. Root Beer was added as an eighth flavor.
Strawberry was added as ninth flavor.
Chocolate was added as tenth flavor.
Banana was added to the flavor assortment and replaced Chocolate.
Raspberry was added and Root Beer was dropped.
Chocolate returned to the assortment and replaced Banana. The flavor mis was: Lemon, Coconut-Pineapple, Butterscotch, Lime, Strawberry, Grape, Chocolate, Orange, Cherry, and Raspberry.
Black Cherry, Cream Soda and Root Beer were added and Raspberry was dropped.
Pineapple was added and Black Cherry and Coconut Pineapple were dropped.
Raspberry replaced Chocolate in the flavor assortment.
Watermelon was added and Raspberry was dropped.
Peach was added.
Sour Apple is introduced and replaced Lime in the flavor mix.
Blu Raspberry replaces Raspberry.
Lemon, Orange and Sour Apple were removed and were replaced by Orange Cream, Fruit Punch and Buttered Popcorn.
The assortment is: Blu Raspberry, Butterscotch, Cherry, Cream Soda, Grape, Peach, Root Beer, Strawberry, Watermelon, Buttered Popcorn, Fruit Punch, Orange Cream and the Mystery Flavor™.
Sour Apple returns and replaces Buttered Popcorn.
Chocolate, Bubble Gum, and Cotton Candy replaced Orange Cream, Fruit Punch and Peach.
Dum Dums expand to 16 flavors! Cherry Cola and Pink Lemonade are introduced and to celebrate our 100th anniversary Banana and Coconut-Pineapple make a return to the mix.
Mango and Tangerine are added to the assortment. Ashlynn Cocnut - the flavor chosen by our Pop Star 2007 Grand Prize Winner (Ashlynn from NC). Chocolate, Banana and Coconut-Pineapple are dropped.
New flavors Strawberry Shortcake and Banana Split are added and replace Cherry Cola and Pink Lemonade.
Savannah Blueberry-the flavor chosen by our Pop Star 2009 Grand Prize Winner replaces Ashlynn Coconut.
Orange is added and Tangerine is dropped. Three new Mystery Mania™ flavors replaced Banana Split, Strawberry Shortcake and Mango in mid-2011. Strawberry Shortcake and Banana Split are later dropped and replaced by Fruit Punch and Dulce de Leche.
Mango and Dulce de Leche are dropped and replaced by Peach-Mango and Raspberry Lemonade which were chosen by fans on during our Flavor Mash-Up promotion.
Hawaiian Punch™ Fruit Juicy Red™ and Hawaiian Punch™ Polar Blast were added as limited edition flavors and replaced Cotton Candy and Fruit Punch.
Raspberry Lemonade is dropped and Lemon-Lime was added to the mix. Bacon, Pizza and Buttered Popcorn became available for a limited time Mystery Mania promotion.
Blueberry, Fruit Punch and Strawberry are removed and Banana Split, Strawberry Milkshake and S'mores enter the mix for SummerTime Favorites promotion.
Blueberry is replaced with Pineapple in our original flavor assortment.