Peter Rabbit Movie Causes Uproar with Food Allergy Scene

Sony Pictures has apologised for a scene in their latest movie, Peter Rabbit, after parents were angered by a scene involving food allergies. In a familiar attempt to escape the clutches of Mr McGregor, Peter and his pals undertake a new strategy, throwing blackberries at their pursuer. What makes the scene different is that Peter […]

New Free’ist Packaging

If you’re familiar with the very tasty, Free’ist sugar free (and gluten free) products such as chocolate bars and marshmallows, then check out the new packaging, to make sure you don’t miss it on the shelves. The Northern Ireland based sugar-free food company Free’ist has invested a quarter of a million pounds into a complete […]

Gluten Free Jaffa Cakes are Real

Jaffa Cakes, those orangey, chocolately, bready bites of deliciousness are known worldwide, but did you know they’re available Gluten Free too? Thanks to those clever folks at Kelkin, you too can enjoy a Jaffa Cake with your next cuppa, and they’re less than 50 calories each! Not content with noshing the light sponge cakes with […]

Gluten Free Ireland Directory 2018

Your new directory of venues is now available – on desktop and on mobile! We have launched a new gluten free directory, covering venues in Ireland and Northern Ireland plus suppliers in Great Britain and worldwide, who supply shops or sell direct to Northern Ireland and Ireland. Here’s a run down of the key features: […]

Gluten Free in Iceland

Iceland – the land of Fire and Ice is an exciting country which Tina and I got the opportunity to visit recently on a short break holiday (November 2017) and we can thoroughly recommend it as a tourist destination – even if you are Coeliac! It’s a relatively short flight (2.5 Hours) from Belfast International […]

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 […]

Are you gluten intolerant? Make sure you get enough Selenium

Do you suffer from Coeliac Disease (gluten intolerance)? Then you must make sure you get enough of the essential nutrient Selenium, which supports your health in a variety of ways. If you have Coeliac Disease, the condition where your body is unable to tolerate gluten, you should make sure to get enough Selenium. Researchers have […]

Winter Preparations with Doherty’s

Between the tail end of storms, upcoming Hallowe’en parties, shorter days and of course Christmas, there’s plenty of cooking to enjoy in the kitchen this Autumn and Winter. Especially if you’re stocking up on the full range of Doherty’s Gluten Free meats. If you have attended any of our Gluten Free Food Fairs around Northern […]

Gluten Free Staples You Should Keep in Your Pantry

Gluten free diets don’t have to limit your pantry. Gluten free is a lifestyle choice that many people have made, and a necessary one for those that have Celiac Disease or are Coeliacs. Gluten refers to the proteins that can be found in rye, barley, wheat, and several other types of grains and flours. It […]

Gluten Free Food Fair Belfast 2017

The Gluten Free Ireland Food Fair will be back in Stormont on Saturday 16th September 2017! Last year we had over 25 exhibitors offering gluten free and free from foods, with free parking at the hotel, fast track access and attended pram parking space, making it ideal for families, spending an afternoon browsing or just […]