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 […]

Our first Australian Outreach!

Margaret River Nuts and Cereals – Western Australia At the beginning of May we were approached by a company in Western Australia looking to introduce their various products, some of which are Gluten Free. Gaby’s Muesli was founded in 1999 by Herman & Gabita Dykstra and thanks to their valued customer support Gaby’s Muesli (Wheat Free) […]

Miena’s Nougat wins Bronze, Silver and GOLD Awards

Miena’s Nougat wins Bronze, Silver and GOLD at the recent FreeFrom Food Ireland Awards Ceremony in Dublin. Ever wanted to taste something different – try MIENA’S Handmade Nougat which is created in the Glen of Imaal, Co Wicklow, surrounded by lush Irish countryside. Inspired by nature – bees making honey, fresh ingredients and nothing artificial […]

Linwoods Snackettes: The Healthy Seed Snack

If you think you’re too busy to eat well, think again. Eating healthier just got extra-easy thanks to an innovative new concept launched this week by Linwoods Foods, producers of the internationally acclaimed Linwoods Health Food product range. For the first time the award winning company is stepping into the snacks aisles, with a slow […]

Reactivate Your Dunking Muscles

If you aren’t gluten free from birth, then the chances are, you remember Hobnobs; the oaty, crunchy biscuit from McVitie’s, renowned for it’s tea dunking capabilities. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HwAYglwe3HU The great news is, United Biscuits, owners of McVitie’s Hobnobs, are releasing a gluten free version in plain and chocolate in early July. They’re a trial release as part […]

Linwoods Health Foods

We are delighted to announce that Linwoods Health Foods has joined us at GFI. Based in Armagh and established in 1965, Linwoods is a family owned company that manufactures a range of Premium Bakery, Dairy and Healthy Super Foods. Linwoods products are sourced in their raw form from around the world, and are selected from […]

Hallowe’en is Coming!

Halloween is approaching and when you have a gluten free child it’s time to start thinking about class parties and trick-or-treating.  Here are some steps you can take to ensure your child has a happy experience. In School • Contact teacher – See who’s planning the classroom party and talk to them. Offer gluten free […]

National Trust in Northern Ireland

Some time ago we were invited to address a meeting of the National Trust Catering and Retail Managers in Northern Ireland and the meeting took place yesterday, Friday 27th September in the Trust’s NI headquarters at Rowallane, Saintfield, Co Down. The invitation came about because we had been talking to the NT about the lack […]

New Gluten Free Biscuits at Marks and Spencer

M&S have launched a new range of gluten free biscuits to add their range of cakes, breads and sandwiches. The flavours are: Cheese Crackers Triple Chocolate Cookies Ginger Snaps Orange and Polenta Biscuits Lemon Shortbread Biscuits Mini Coconut Macaroons Source: http://health.marksandspencer.com/your-diet-needs/coeliac-disease/made-without-wheat You can order a selection of their gluten free food range online here.

Yummy Ginger Cookies

These delicious cookies are easy to make and great fun for kids. They’re easily mixed by hand and can be eaten with or without decorating. The ginger in them also makes them great for pregnant mums as it often quells queasiness. [gmc_recipe 829]