Category Archives: Features

December 13

7 Gluten Free Christmas Gifts

  ‘Tis the season to be jolly, unless of course you’re unable to join everyone else in festive indulgence due to a food allergy! Fortunately, our list should give the inspiration needed to find the perfect stocking filler for a gluten-intolerant loved one, secret santa gift for a coeliac colleague, or early Christmas present for […]

November 28

Free-From Fridays: Lickalix and their Gluten-Free & Lactose-Free Ice Lollies

 We noticed Lickalix at an opportune moment during the summer. At the Taste of London festival on a rare blazing hot day in the capital when seeking some shade and to cool down, we bumped into husband and wife duo Dominic & Karis Gesua, surrounded by customers looking to try their adventurous yet healthy ice […]

November 11

Gluten-Free Macarons – Ganache Macaron’s Autumn Range

We first came across the excellent Hackney-based Ganache Macaron at the summer Taste of London Festival a few months back. The brainchild of Audrey Cadostin, a Parisian who began bringing a taste of her hometown to London in 2011, they a focus on style and innovation and their offerings are entirely gluten-free without detracting from […]

September 19

Free From Fridays – Maize Blaze, Gluten-Free Colombian Empanadas!

In our new Free-From Fridays series features we will be revealing the faces behind London’s gluten-free revolution, telling you their stories and where to find them! We begin with Ruth Christianson and her Colombian street food vendor, Maize Blaze. We first experienced the excellent gluten-free Maize Blaze last month during Camden Lock’s first Gluten-Free festival. […]

September 05

Camden Lock Gluten Free Festival!

  Six weeks ago, a Press Release email arrived in my inbox promoting “London’s First Gluten Free Food Festival at Camden Lock”. Arranged by Sarah of the Louisiana Chilli Shack, there would be a number of gluten-free food vendors in attendance and gluten-free cooking demonstrations were to be given by the Whole Foods Market (who helped […]

August 31

London Gluten Free Pizza: Stingray Café, Tufnell Park

Another balmy summer’s evening, another round of gluten free pizzas. This time it was the turn of Stingray Café in Tufnell Park, North London – an independently run Pizzeria that offers gluten-free starters, mains, desserts and – pleasingly – beer on its menu. We stepped off the North London high street into Stingray Café just before […]

Coeliac UK Smartphone App

Coeliac UK’s great smartphone app will be available to Android users as of Monday June 23rd. Already available for those with iOS devices, the app offers a range of free services to non-Coeliac UK-members including an eating out list and Coeliac UK news. For Coeliac UK members the app goes even further, with a list […]