Donaghadee in Co Down is Coeliac Friendly!

Many thanks to the Donaghadee Community Development Association which recently hosted a series of training workshops we held to help food outlets in the town cater safely for their Coeliac / Gluten Free visitors. Attended by around 30 members of staff from a number of businesses in Donaghadee we covered what Gluten is, how it […]

Trafalgar Scientific – Gluten test kits for your business!

Are you confident that the Gluten Free meals you serve in your business contain less than 20 parts per million of Gluten? Here’s a company that can help ensure you stay within the law when you make the Gluten Free claim! Trafalgar Scientific was founded in 1993 with the aim of distributing a wide range […]

Irish FreeFrom Food Awards – Magazine coming soon!

Irish FreeFrom Food Awards – Magazine coming soon! The FreeFrom Food Awards are Ireland’s only awards dedicated to the FreeFrom sector and are open to entrants from across the island of Ireland. Judging takes place in March and in 2018 over 600 entries were put before 40 judges throughout a two week period. The judging […]

Calling all 16 – 24 y/o’s in Northern Ireland with CD or Gluten Intolerance

Here’s a very important message for anyone between 16 and 24 years old with Coeliac Disease or suffers from Gluten Intolerance and lives in Northern Ireland. The food Standards Agency in NI (FSA in NI), are undertaking an Allergen and Food Intolerance campaign in late September. The campaign is aimed at 16-24 year old age […]

Gluten Free Food Fair 2018 – Sponsored by Juvela – www.juvela.co.uk

The News you were waiting for!  Last November we had a super day at our Gluten Free Food Fair in the Stormont Hotel, Belfast so we’re delighted to say we will be back again this year and here’s the date for your diary – Gluten Free Food Fair Saturday, 6th October 2018 Stormont Hotel, Belfast […]

What do you say when you’re ordering food?

A young lady recently visited a branch of O’Briens in Dublin as she had seen they advertised a Vegan menu. She asked for and was served the Vegan option but it included some cheese and onion crisps which she rightly identified as containing dairy. The coffee she was served also contained cows milk so, as […]

9 White Deer Brewery innovations rewarded!

9 White Deer Brewery from Baile Bhúirne in the Muskerry Gealtacht scooped no less than 6 Awards recently at the Free From Food Awards Ireland. The event is run annually to recognise, encourage and reward the achievements of producers and the excellence of their products. 9 White Deer won a total of six awards on […]

Gluten-Free Devil’s Food Cake

Gluten-Free Devil’s Food Cake Get ready to whip up something rich, dark and gorgeous – and gluten free! So grab your apron and mixing bowl and fire up your oven to 180°C (160°C for fan assisted ovens) /Gas Mark 4. For cupcakes bake in a fan assisted oven at 160°C. It’s baking time!

A man walks into a Butchers shop………………………………..

A man walks into a Butchers shop…………… He sees rows of Chickens cooking on a Rotisserie and thinks to himself, they look tasty -it’s Saturday so I’ll buy one and take it home for dinner tonight! (I know my wife can do wonders with a cooked chicken!) All pleased with himself (he’s not the cook […]

Fantasma Gluten Free Beer (from Magic Rock Brewing)

Looking for a Gluten Free Beer? How’s about Fantasma from Magic Rock and distributed in Northern Ireland by Nelson Sauvin Ltd from Belfast. Fantasma from Magic Rock Brewing is an addition to their core 330ml Can range – the aroma/flavour is fruit-filled, dank and resinous, with plenty of tropical mango giving a moreish drinkability. Fermented […]