The Celiac Scene E-News | August 2020

Your Gluten-Free Guide to Victoria, Vancouver Island & the Gulf Islands
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Selena De Vries, RD

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News from The Celiac Scene

Remembering Beth Armour RD, Celiac Hero
Celiac Food Writer Reads Restaurants the Riot Act
Celiac Lost: A Family Guide to Finding a Gluten-Free Life
COVID-19 Prompts Interim Diagnosis Shortcut for Celiac Disease
Musings by Mia – Preparing for Gluten-Free Get-Togethers
Celiac Heroes – Sticking Together to Tackle Celiac Disease

Selena De Vries, RD on Instagram

3 Reasons Why Your Celiac Antibodies Are Still High
Understanding Alcohol Labelling
How to Reduce Bloating & Improve Bowel Movements

A Canadian Celiac Podcast – Listen & Learn at Your Leisure!

Food Trucks Doing Gluten-Free with T’s Fish & Chips
Understanding Alcohol Labelling with Selena De Vries, RD
Refresh Your Gluten-Free Diet with Cathy’s Gluten Free
Celiac Scene Round Up – Gluten-Free News from a Celiac Perspective

Celiac Scene RestaurantsCeliac-Friendly Restaurants

Vancouver Island! Maps to Hundreds of Restaurants That Local Celiacs Trust!
Campbell River – Mecca for Celiacs!
Updated 2020 Safe Fries, Onion Rings, Fish, Chips & More!

900˚ Wood-Fired PizzeriaUPDATESBig Wheel BurgerUPDATES • Floating Fish StoreUPDATESJoint PizzeriaUPDATESNoodle BoxUPDATESPirate Chips NanaimoUPDATESPoke FreshUPDATESRawthentic EateryUPDATESRock Cod CafeUPDATESRoyal Spice Indian RestaurantUPDATESSix Mile PubUPDATESTaco Revolution Food TruckUPDATESTaste – A Place For CoffeeUPDATESUnion Street GrillUPDATES

Socially-Safe Celiac Events


Daily – Gluten-Free Lunch Buffet at Royal Spice
Tuesday to Saturdays – Taco Revolution Food Truck @ Red Arrow Brewing
Noon Thursdays – IXIM / Taco Revolution – COW OP Ordering Starts
Noon Thursdays – Bake My Day – COW OP Ordering Starts
Friday Retailer Deliveries – Art of Slow Food Sourdough Bread
Saturdays – Art of Slow Food Sourdough Bread @ Moss Street Market

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Celiac-Scene-Products-Services-August-2020-E-NewsOur Favourite Gluten-Free Products and Services

Portofino ‘Tested-to-be-Gluten-Free’ Baking
Stella’s Gluten-Free Perogies are Preservative-Free, Too!
Grimm’s Fine Foods – Gluten-Free Goodness We Can Trust
Royal Nuts – Gluten-Free, Peanut-Free Nuts, Seeds and Dried Fruit
Wendel’s True Foods – Gluten Free Baking Par Excellence

Celiac-Scene-August-2020-E-News-RetailersRetailers Who Care About Celiacs

Discounts & Sale Days

Every Day – 10% Student Discount – Pepper’s Foods
Tuesdays – Pepper’s Foods Flyer
Tuesdays – 7% Senior & Student Discount Days – Mother Nature’s Market & Deli
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

Gluten-Free Recipes

29 Great Grilling Recipes by Everyday Gluten Free Gourmet
Home-Made Pita Bread by Mia Kennedy
Light & Airy Summer Pavlova by KOB Online Classes

Read Previous Editions of the e-News

July 2020June 2020May 2020April 2020March 2020February 2020January 2020December 2019November 2019October 2019September  2019


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
Back of the Menu – Restaurant Resource

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.