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 […]

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 […]

Gluten Free Isn’t Just Expensive in Europe

Coeliac New Zealand have launched a campaign to help struggling families afford the cost of gluten free food. The charity says gluten free food can cost five times the cost of regular food, putting some families in a position where they can’t afford the products they need to cater for a Coeliac diet. It’s estimated 1 […]

Gluten Free Christmas Market Belfast 2016

New Event – Bigger Venue! With hundreds of people attending the gluten free food fair in Belfast in September, we’re pleased to announce a Gluten Free Christmas Market – with even more space and special access time for disabled visitors. Join us on Saturday the 19th November in the Stormont Hotel where over 25 gluten […]

Who was Pandora Bell and what had she to do with Sweet Treats?

The story of Pandora Bell is of a 1930s Girl who travelled Europe collecting the Best of European Confectionery that she discovered on her travels. Today, Pandora Bell Ireland creates Sweet Treats for Discerning Food Lovers: nougat, traditional sweets, salted caramels, fudge, fruit jellies, and handmade lollipops. Our confectionery is a collection of the best […]

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 […]

Coeliacs in South Africa

Hi folks, judging by the comments we have read on our Gluten Free South Africa Facebook page eating out Gluten Free in South Africa is not an easy option and the level of support for newly diagnosed Coeliacs could be better! We appreciate that we live in Northern Ireland and, as part of Europe, we […]

Is Burger King Serving You a Whopper?

While there are numerous arguments for avoiding mass processed food served by chains, it’s hard to deny the convenience and speed of a well established fast food system. I recently took my daughter to a Burger King in Belfast as a treat for her birthday along with several of her friends and families. I also […]

Make It Gluten Free – GF Flour from USA

Gluten Free Flours from the USA. Are you living in Ireland but from the USA and missing GF Flours you used to buy? Well, here’s some good news for you and anyone else keen to try a different make of GF Flour. At Make It Gluten Free they offer GF Flour baking mixes from two USA […]

Food Intolerance Seminar

We will be speaking at the Food Intolerance seminar in Galway on the 29th October 2015. Come and join us and say “hello”. Food intolerance is non-immunological and is often associated with gastrointestinal symptoms … But how much do we really know – does it include Coeliac condition? Or FODMAPs? And how does the psychology […]