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 […]

Juvela Cookery Event

We had a very interesting evening recently in the Stormont Hotel, Belfast when we attended one of the Juvela Cookery Evenings hosted by Orla Kieran, their charming and hard working Sales & Marketing Manager for Ireland. As usual, the evening started with Registration, a “Juvela Goody Bag” and a cup of tea, accompanied by some […]

The Bobbin & Loaf Catering in Belfast

Loaf Catering is a social enterprise involved in supporting people with learning disabilities (including autism) and helping them get training and jobs in the catering industry. Loaf Cafe and Bakery Loaf Cafe & Bakery opened for business in June 2015 after they breathed life back into a derelict building at 307 Grosvenor Road, Belfast, directly […]