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Gluten free pasties around the UK

Gluten free pasties around the UK

What could be more English than a pastie?   As it is a pastry, you would think it would be quite hard to find gluten free pasties, but this list gives you fourteen different ways to find a gluten free pasty.  You will find them in Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and even up North! Scroll down for […]

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5pm panic recipe – chilli pesto pasta with broccoli

5pm panic recipe – chilli pesto pasta with broccoli

By on August 31, 2016 in Product Reviews with 0 Comments

Many of you may be readers of the Healthy Food Guide magazine which is published in both the UK and Australia. They do a fantastic series of recipes called ‘5pm panic’ which, as you can imagine, are designed to pick up a few ingredients after work and prepare a relatively quick meal.  If you are […]

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Book review:  Gluten Attack: Is gluten waging war on our health?

Book review: Gluten Attack: Is gluten waging war on our health?

The author of this new book on Gluten is Professor David Sanders who has an impressive resume in the coeliac world. He is a Professor of Gastroenterology and is the chair of the Coeliac UK Health Advisory Council among other notable appointments. Who is this book for?  It is for anyone who thinks gluten may […]

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Quorn gluten free products for vegetarians

Quorn gluten free products for vegetarians

By on November 18, 2015 in Product Reviews with 0 Comments

This is a guest post by Wendy Hollands, a good friend of The Coeliac Plate, who happens to be a vegetarian.  Wendy lives in France, but frequently buys Quorn products from the UK.  For more details on Wendy, see her bio at the end of the post. Quorn have built their reputation on providing tasty, […]

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NO.G – gluten free savoury products

NO.G – gluten free savoury products

By on December 27, 2014 in Product Reviews with 0 Comments

In 2014 NO.G – too good to be gluten free appeared on the UK market.  Their website proudly states ‘bring back pastry’ and they aim to fill the gap in the market of fresh free from savoury items.  I think they have succeeded, as they won the ‘Best New Idea Winner 2014’ at the UK’s […]

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Dell’Ugo gluten free pasta

Dell’Ugo gluten free pasta

By on November 2, 2014 in Product Reviews with 0 Comments

Dell’Ugo is a UK pasta brand that has been in existence since 1929, and now has a gluten free offering.   The main thing that makes Dell’Ugo stand out from the crowd is that their pasta is fresh, along with the unique chickpea fusilli. I have to admit, I had not heard of this brand until […]

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Jude’s ice cream

Jude’s ice cream

By on September 27, 2014 in Product Reviews with 0 Comments

Jude’s ice cream is a small family run business, based in Hampshire, UK.   I first came across Jude’s at the Wimbledon tennis championships – I think it is a pretty good endorsement to be chosen as the supplier for the tournament and they also have several Great Taste awards. However, I did not eat the […]

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Gluten free gnocchi

Gluten free gnocchi

By on September 10, 2014 in Product Reviews with 0 Comments

I recently found gluten free gnocchi by La Veneziane on Ocado, and added it to my order on a whim.  What a find! Before my coeliac diagnosis I always had found gnocchi was a bit hit and miss in the taste stakes, so I tend to have low expectations for gnocchi.  This gnocchi tastes great […]

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London free from show – gluten free galore!

London free from show – gluten free galore!

By on July 5, 2014 in Product Reviews with 0 Comments

Note:  This review was for the 2014 show. Today I visited the Allergy and Free From show that runs from 4-6 July in London (Olympia) and in 25-26 October in Liverpool. You can get free tickets here: There were familiar brands there with new products (such as BFree and Newburns), as well as some new […]

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Lunch on the run – gluten free sandwiches & wraps

Lunch on the run – gluten free sandwiches & wraps

By on June 16, 2014 in Product Reviews with 7 Comments

It is frequently commented that lunch is one of the hardest meals for coeliacs – probably because the usual grab and go items are full of wheat!  Sandwich – no.  Pie – no.  Pasta salad – no. The UK is a mass market sandwich machine – they are available everywhere, including the Boots the chemist […]

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