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January 20

Gluten-Free Pizzas London, Rossopomodoro

Since opening in 1999, Rossomopodoro have ‘become Italy’s favourite pizza’ according to their website. In our experience, such claims don’t automatically apply to gluten-free offerings, and having heard at Taste of London last month that their gluten-free pizzas are every bit as nice as their regular pizzas we decided to visit them in their natural habitat so stopped by […]

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 […]

December 12

Interview with Sarah Sleet, Chief Executive of Coeliac UK

“Like any charity, our aim is to put ourselves out of business!” Coeliac UK Chief Executive Sarah Sleet has had her work cut out for her since joining the charity eight years ago. Having left her role at the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman in 2005, Sarah has seen the membership of Coeliac reach 60,000, […]

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 […]

Gluten-Free Pizza – Home Made!

              Having never experimented with making my own pizzas before, I didn’t expect much from my first foray. I was genuinely surprised, then, when in less than thirty minutes I had produced a doughy, unbiscuit like pizza with no strange aftertaste! The xantham gum holds the dough together well, […]