The Celiac Scene E-News | April 2022

Your Gluten-Free Guide to Victoria, Vancouver Island & the Gulf Islands

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TOTAL PREPARE: Camping • Hiking • Boating • Cycling • Emergency Preparedness

NEWS FROM THE CELIAC SCENE

Maps to Hundreds of Restaurants Celiacs Trust across Vancouver Island
Celiac-Safe Fish, Chips, Onion Rings, Poutine & more across Vancouver Island
Update from Honeycomb Restaurant App – Search by Allergens & Diets
Celiac Frozen with Fear Meets with Dr. Phil
Class 1 Food Recall Cavendish Farms Classic Hash Brown Patties & Potato Patties
Beware: Earth’s Own Products (with gluten) Now Arriving at Coffee Shops
Did You Keep Bloating a Secret? You’re Not Alone!


Canadian Celiac Podcast Selena De Vries

A CANADIAN CELIAC PODCAST

Falling in Love with a Celiac
Interview with Dr. Melissa Ing, Dental Educator
Interview with The Allergy Chef
Celiac Scene News Round Up

GLUTEN-FREE WEIGH IN PODCAST with Aaron

Bariatric Surgery Prep Leads to Surprise Diagnosis with Celiac Disease
Preparing for Bariatric Weight-Loss Surgery

SELENA’S CORNER

15 Gluten-Free Finds at Costco
Podcast Interview with Andrea Hardy, RD on Ignite Nutrition
Tuesdays Instagram Questions & Answers
Selena’s Symptom Relief Facebook Group


GLUTEN FREE RECIPES & ONLINE CLASSES

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• Everyday Gluten Free Gourmet Zoom Class Calendar


CELIAC-FRIENDLY RESTAURANTS
El Faro 100% Gluten-Free Restaurant Parksville – Live Entertainment Saturday, April 2nd
Floating Fish Store Launches Spring Menu!
Bare Bones Fish & Chips Brings in Gluten-Free Beer
The Art of Slow Food Gluten-Free Cafe & Bakery – New Hours! New Menus! New Markets!
All You Can Eat – Pirate Chips Nanaimo Returns – Thursdays – Mondays

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900˚ Wood-Fired PizzeriaArt of Slow Food 100% Gluten-Free Cafe & BakeryBare Bones Fish & Chips 100% Gluten-Free RestaurantBig Wheel Burger  • El Faro Fusion 100% Gluten Free RestaurantFloating Fish StoreJoint PizzeriaMAiiZ Nixtamal Tortillería • NoodleboxPirate Chips NanaimoPoke Fresh • Six Mile PubTaco Revolution 100% Gluten-Free Food Truck

* Questions to Ask When Dining Out Gluten-Free

GLUTEN-FREE PRODUCTS & SERVICES!

Update from Honeycomb Restaurant App – Search by Allergens & Diets
New Packaging! New Sizes! MAiiZ Gluten-Free Tortillas!
Royal Nuts! So much more than nuts! Gluten-free seeds and dried fruit, too!
chef Pola’s Granola! A light healthy crunch!
Easy Peasy Tilly’s Galley Fiesta Rice Tortillas!

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Art of Slow FoodBake My Day • Celiac Kid Stuff • Chef Pola CulinaryCloud 9 Gluten Free Mixes • Cocoabeans Flour Mixes • CORN THINS by Real FoodsCountry Prime Meat Snacks • El Faro Gluten Free FlourEveryday Gluten Free Gourmet • Glutenull • Grimm’s Fine FoodsHealthbean NutritionHertel MeatsHoneycomb.ai Restaurant AppHouse of Yee Premium DumplingsJenny’s Smoke Shack • MAiiZ Nixtamal TortillasO’DoughsRoyal NutsStella’s Perogies •  Taco Revolution Mexican FoodsTilly’s Galley Gourmet MealsTOTAL PREPARE • Wendel’s True FoodsWild Poppy Market LadysmithWise Bites

GLUTEN-FREE EVENTS RETURN
Saturday, April 2nd – Art of Slow Food at Salt Spring Farmer’s Market
Saturday, April 2nd – El Faro 100% Gluten-Free Restaurant Parksville – Live Entertainment 
Friday, April 22nd – Earth Day at Pomme Natural Markets. 10% Off Store-Wide

Mon-Tues – Taco Revolution Food Truck at Red Arrow Brewing
Wed-Thurs-Fri – Taco Revolution Food Truck in Mill Bay
Weds – Mention The Celiac Scene for 10% off at Floating Fish Store
Saturdays – Art of Slow Food @ Duncan Farmer’s Market
Saturdays – Taco Revolution Foods @ Qualicum Beach Farmer’s Market
Saturdays – Taco Revolution Foods & Food Truck @ Duncan Farmer’s Market

Note: Art of Slow Food resumes Moss Street Market May 7, 2022
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GLUTEN-FREE RETAILERS
Wild Poppy Market in Ladysmith Adjusts Hours – Now Closed Sundays
Country Grocer Shines the Spotlight on Celiac Disease

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Art of Slow Food Cafe & BakeryCountry Grocer • Deep Cove Market  • El Faro Market • Lifestyle Market & Select Stores • MAiiZ Nixtamal Tortillería • Mother Nature’s Market & Deli  • Pepper’s Foods • Pomme Natural Market NanaimoThe Market StoresTOTAL PREPARE • Wild Poppy Market Ladysmith

DISCOUNT & SALE DAYS
Every Day is Senior & Student Discount Day at Mother Nature’s
Every Day – 10% Student Discount – Pepper’s Foods
Tuesdays – Pepper’s Foods Flyer
Tuesday – Wednesday – 10% Senior’s Discount – Pepper’s Foods
Thursdays – The Market Stores Flyer
Fridays – Country Grocer Flyer
Monthly – Lifestyle Markets Flyer
Monthly – Mother Nature’s Market & Deli Flyer
Monthly – Pomme Natural Market’s Flyer

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2022 GLUTEN-FREE FAST FOOD LIST!

Vancouver Island Safe Fries, Onion Rings, Fish & Chips & Deep-Fried S’mores

Did you know that more than 60 gluten-free fast-food restaurants in Canada and a whopping 250 restaurants across the United States make an online commitment to meeting the needs of the gluten free. Note that gluten-free ingredients and offerings vary by country.

Gluten-Free Guide to Fast Food Dining – Canada
Gluten-Free Guide to Fast Food Dining – USA

Remember – these listings are a guide, NOT a guarantee. ALWAYS Ask Gluten-Free Questions and determine for yourself whether any given location, chef or server can deliver on their gluten-free promise.

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