Mike and Ike is a brand of fruit-flavored candies. They were first introduced in 1940 by the company Just Born, Inc. Mike and Ike are oblong fruit-flavoured chewy candies that come in several colors and varieties, including cherry, orange, lime, lemon, and strawberry. Popular varieties are Tropical Typhoon, Berry Blast and Jolly Joes. Each candy has 7 calories, 0 grams of fat, and approximately 1 gram of sugar. The candy is kosher and gluten-free.They are similar to Hot Tamales, another candy introduced by the same manufacturer in 1950, though they are not spicy.