Gluten Free Eating Out in Co. Fermanagh

Fermanagh is a beautiful County and last month, June, the GFI team, spent a week self- catering in a lovely house a few miles outside Lisnaskea. It was meant to be a short break, away from the pressures of everyday life but, as all Coeliacs know, the need to find GF food and suitable eating […]

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 […]

Foodbanks in Northern & Southern Ireland

13 million people live below the poverty line in the UK and 1 in 5 Mums go without food in order to feed their children! Every day people in the UK go hungry for reasons ranging from redundancy to receiving an unexpected bill on a low income. Trussell Trust foodbanks provide a minimum of three […]

Amy’s Kitchen – New Products

We recently mentioned some new products from Amy’s Kitchen on our Gluten Free Ireland Facebook page – http://www.facebook.com/glutenfreeireland  Following a number of enquiries about stockists in the Republic and Northern Ireland we contacted Amy’s Kitchen and got the following response: The best way for consumers to find their local Amy’s Kitchen stockist in Northern Ireland is to […]

Great News for Coeliacs in Northern Ireland – BFree Gluten Free Bread

BFree offers Exciting New Gluten, Wheat and Dairy Free Health and Amazingly Tasty Bakery Products. A new Irish company BFree Foods Ltd has developed BFree, a range of wheat free, gluten and dairy free bakery products that are outstanding in terms of taste, freshness and nutritional values. The range consists of – Soft white loaf […]

July / August News

The Irish Game Fair In July, Tina and I went to the Irish Game Fair at Shanes’s Castle in Antrim where we met up with Emma Cowan and her sister Kathy Jensen who produce our favourite “foodie” magazine – Flavour – Web site www.yourflavour.co.uk The hardworking ladies had already survived the Ballywalter Game and Country […]