Calories in a Small York Peppermint Patty

by Jolie Johnson

Peppermint Patties filled with white, yellow and orange filling.

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Peppermint Patties are chocolate-covered peppermint-flavored confections. They were first produced in York, Pennsylvania, in 1940, garnering the original name of York Peppermint Patties. Cadbury Schweppes later took over the popular candy, which is now produced by Hershey's.

Calories

A regular Peppermint Pattie is 1.4 oz. The mini Peppermint Pattie is .4 oz and contains 50 calories, 1 gram of fat, 11 total carbohydrates and 9 sugars but no protein or cholesterol.

Regular

There is a significant calorie difference between a mini Peppermint Pattie and a regular-sized one. A regular Peppermint Pattie contains 140 calories, 3 g of fat, 31 total carbohydrates, 25 sugars and 1 g of protein.

Sugar Free

Peppermint Patties are available in a sugar-free mini version. Although you save in sugar intake, you don't save calories by eating a sugar-free rather than a regular mini. A sugar-free mini Peppermint Pattie has 51 calories, 1.3 g of fat, 9.3 total carbohydrates, no sugars and less than 1 g of protein.

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About the Author

Based in Austin, Texas, Jolie Johnson has been in the fitness industry for over 12 years and has been writing fitness-related articles since 2008 for various websites. She received her Bachelor of Arts in English and philosophy from the University of Illinois.