The Celiac Scene E-News | June 2020

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


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Musings by Mia – Dating as a Celiac

News from The Celiac Scene

Musings by Mia – Dating as a Celiac
Never OK to Cheat on the Gluten-Free Diet
Prescreening for Celiac Disease Suggested for Asymptomatic Diabetics
Toxic Chemicals Correlated with Celiac Disease Diagnosis in Children
Linked? Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Celiac Disease?
How Food Shortages Can Affect the Gluten Free

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

Feeling Well with Celiac Disease
Celiac Awareness Month
Gluten Free KOB Online Baking Classes
Stretching Your Gluten-Free Food Dollar
Celiac Scene News Round Up 

Celiac Scene RestaurantsCeliac-Friendly Restaurants

Your Up-to-Date Guide to Dine-In & Take-Out

900˚ Wood-Fired PizzeriaUPDATES
Big Wheel BurgerUPDATES
Floating Fish StoreUPDATES
Joint PizzeriaUPDATES
Pirate Chips NanaimoUPDATES
Rawthentic EateryUPDATES
Rock Cod CafeUPDATES
Royal Spice Indian RestaurantUPDATES
Taco Revolution Food TruckUPDATES
Taste – A Place For CoffeeUPDATES
Union Street GrillUPDATES
Wild Poppy Bakery & BistroUPDATES

Celiac-Scene-Retailers-June-2020-E-NewsGluten-Free Retailers Who Care

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 • Wild Poppy Bakery & BistroUPDATES

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

Socially-Distant Celiac Events


Tuesday to Saturdays – Taco Revolution Food Truck @ Red Arrow Brewing
Friday Retailer Deliveries – Art of Slow Food Sourdough Bread
Noon Fridays – IXIM / Taco Revolution – COW OP Ordering Starts
Noon Fridays – Bake My Day – COW OP Ordering Starts
Saturdays – Art of Slow Food Sourdough Bread @ Moss Street Market

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

Wise Bites Contest Time! Enter by June 5th
KOB Online Baking Classes – CBC Radio Interview
Taco Revolution Food Truck presents IXIM Tortillas, Seasonings, Salsas & More
Cloud 9 Gluten-Free Baking Mixes – Pure Heaven!

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

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Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream by Everyday Gluten Free Gourmet
Corn Thins Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Recipe Ideas

Read Previous Editions of the e-News

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