The Celiac Scene E-News | May 2020

Your Gluten-Free Guide to Victoria, Vancouver Island & the Gulf Islands
Contactless Dining • Safe Shopping • Socially Distant Events • Home Deliveries

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Introducing Gluten Free KOB – Online Baking Classes!

Learn how to bake Baguettes • Banana Bread • Bread • Cinnamon Buns • Cookies • Cupcakes • Decorating • Muffins • Pastry • Pavlova • Raisin Bread & more! 

News from The Celiac Scene

•  Is This Really the Time? FDA Relaxes Labeling Requirements for Restaurants & Manufacturers
•  Swedish Study Links Celiac Disease with Increased Mortality

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

•  Coping with Emotions During COVID – Sherry Scheideman, Celiac Counsellor
•  Foolproof Gluten-Free Muffins with Everyday Gluten Free Gourmet
•  Celiac Scene News Round Up 


Celiac Scene RestaurantsCeliac-Friendly Restaurants Continue to Serve!

900˚ Wood-Fired PizzeriaUPDATES
Big Wheel BurgerUPDATES
Floating Fish StoreUPDATES
Joint PizzeriaUPDATES
Noodle BoxUPDATES
Pirate Chips NanaimoUPDATES
Poke FreshUPDATES
Rock Cod CafeUPDATES
Royal Spice Indian RestaurantUPDATES
Six Mile PubUPDATES
Taco Revolution Food TruckUPDATES
Taste – A Place For CoffeeUPDATES

Hoping to reopen soon:

Rawthentic EateryUPDATES • Union Street GrillUPDATES • Wild Poppy Bakery & BistroUPDATES


Celiac-Scene-Retailers-May-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

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

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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
Tuesday to Saturdays – Taco Revolution Food Truck @ Red Arrow Brewing
Thursdays – IXIM / Taco Revolution @ Esquimalt Farm Market
Third Fridays (May 15) Free Facebook Session with Selena De Vries, RD

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Our Favourite Gluten-Free Products and Services

Glutenull Gluten-Free Bakery Launches e-Commerce Site
Royal Nuts – Gluten-Free, Peanut-Free – Now Available at Walmart
MyHealthyGut – Staying Strong During Strange Times

Celiac-Scene-Products-Services-May-2020-E-NewsAbuelo’s Corn Tortillas • Art of Slow FoodBake My DayBard’s Beer • Care BakeryChef Pola CulinaryCloud 9 Specialty BakeryCORN THINS by Real FoodsGlutenull – Order OnlineGluten Free KOB Online Baking ClassesGrimm’s Fine Foods • Healthbean Nutrition • Hertel MeatsMyHealthyGut AppO’DoughsPortofino Tested-to-Be-Gluten-FreeRoyal Nuts – Order OnlineWendel’s True Foods – Order onlineWise Bites – Order Online


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Gluten-Free Recipes

Abuelo’s Corn Tortilla Chips Recipe for Chilaquiles
Corn Thins Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Recipe Ideas


Read Previous Editions of the e-News

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


2020 GLUTEN-FREE FAST FOOD LIST!

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.

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