MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Golden Valley-based General Mills just announced they’re going to start making Cheerios gluten-free.
General Mills announced Wednesday that Cheerios are made of oats, which they say are naturally gluten-free.READ MORE: Plymouth Hospital Set To Close Temporarily As Nurses Go On Strike Over Fair Pay
But oats are often grown in the same fields as wheat, barley and rye and come into contact with them during transportation.READ MORE: Double Crash On I-35W Leaves 2 Dead
The cereal manufacturer found a way to avoid that cross contamination.MORE NEWS: 2 Pedestrians Shot And Injured In South Minneapolis
Look for gluten-free Cheerios starting in July. They’ll be available in four flavors in addition to the original Cheerios — Honey Nut, Multi-Grain, Apple Cinnamon and Frosted Cheerios.