The Celiac Scene E-News | July 2020

Your Gluten-Free Guide to Victoria, Vancouver Island & the Gulf Islands
The New-Normal Edition!


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News from The Celiac Scene

GF Summer School – 5 Weeks of KOB Online Baking
Hidden Barley! Heath Canada Relaxes Ingredient Labeling for US Products
Musings by Mia – Summer Fun for Twenty-Something Celiacs
11 Gluten-Free Flour Formulas by Everyday Gluten Free Gourmet
FREE Gluten-Free Flour Guide by Everyday Gluten Free Gourmet

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

Interview with Mia – Twenty-Something Celiac
All About Gluten-Free Bread
Celiac Scene Round Up – Gluten-Free News from a Celiac Perspective

Celiac Scene RestaurantsCeliac-Friendly Restaurants

Wild Poppy Bistro & Bakery Permanently Closed Due to Covid

900˚ Wood-Fired PizzeriaUPDATESBig Wheel BurgerUPDATESFloating 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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Our Favourite Gluten-Free Products and Services

Bard’s Beer Now Available at Floating Fish Store
Follow Grimm’s Fine Foods Facebook Page for Inspiring Meal Ideas
Wise Bites Soft Minis Now Available in Lemon & Chocolate Flavour

Abuelo’s Corn Tortillas • Art of Slow FoodBake My DayBard’s Beer • Care BakeryChef Pola CulinaryCloud 9 Specialty BakeryCORN THINS by Real FoodsGlutenull • Gluten Free KOB Online Baking ClassesGrimm’s Fine Foods • Healthbean Nutrition • Hertel MeatsIXIM Tortillas by Taco Revolution •  MyHealthyGut AppO’DoughsPortofino Tested-to-Be-Gluten-FreeRoyal NutsWendel’s True Foods • Wise Bites

Gluten-Free Retailers Who Care

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Abuelo’s Corn Tortilla FactoryUPDATES • Country GrocerUPDATES • Deep Cove MarketUPDATES • Lifestyle Market & Select StoresUPDATES • Mother Nature’s Market & DeliUPDATES • Pepper’s FoodsUPDATES • Pomme Natural Foods NanaimoUPDATES • Rawthentic EateryUPDATESThe Market StoresUPDATES

Discounts & Sale Days

Every Day – 10% Student Discount – Pepper’s Foods
Tuesday-Wednesday – 10% Senior’s Discount – Pepper’s Foods
Thursdays – The Market Stores Flyer
Fridays – Country Grocer Flyer
Tuesdays – Pepper’s Foods Flyer
Tuesdays – 7% Senior & Student Discount Days – Mother Nature’s Market & Deli
Monthly – Lifestyle Markets Flyer
Monthly – Mother Nature’s Market & Deli Flyer
Monthly – Pomme Natural Market’s Flyer

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Gluten-Free Recipes

11 Gluten-Free Flour Formulas by Everyday Gluten Free Gourmet
Real Foods Corn Thins Summer Snack Ideas
FREE Gluten Free Flour Guide by Everyday Gluten Free Gourmet
GF Summer School – 5 Weeks of KOB Online Baking

Read Previous Editions of the e-News

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