The Celiac Scene E-News | May 2021

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

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CONTEST TIME – Enter now!
Wise Bites Mother’s Day Contest
Tilly’s Galley Chowder & Soup Mix Contest

NEWS FROM THE CELIAC SCENE

Introducing Gnu Santé gnubees Nutritional Beverage Snacks!
Choosing to Eat Vegan or Vegetarian on a Gluten-Free Diet
Study Confirms Gluten-Free Diet is Expensive & Socially Challenging


Selena De Vries, RD

Selena De Vries, RD

SELENA’S CORNER

May 4th Celiac Disease Webinar for Registered Dietitians & Dietetics Students
Join the ‘Celiac Symptom Relief’ Facebook Group
Q & A Instagram Tuesdays
Book an Appointment with Selena

A CANADIAN CELIAC PODCAST

Hosting a Gluten-Free Exchange Student
Good News About Gluten in Dentists’ Offices
Retirement Living Gluten Free – Finding Your ‘Forever’ Home
Zero Tolerance Gluten-Free Homebrew Club
Celiac Scene News Round Up


Everyday Gluten Free Gourmet

Cinde Little, Everyday Gluten Free Gourmet

EVERYDAY GLUTEN FREE GOURMET
Hundreds of Free Gluten-Free Recipes – Appetizers to Desserts!
Healthy Me Course – Newly diagnosed? Confused by labels? Feeling overwhelmed? Help is here!
Free Cooking Videos – Watch & learn at your leisure
Blogs & Podcasts – be inspired!
Online Class Calendar – Join one! Design one for yourself, your friends & family or a group!
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GLUTEN-FREE RECIPES

Mother’s Day Pavlova Recipe by KOB Gluten Free
Real Food CORN THINS Recipe Ideas!
Real Foods CORN THINS Inspirational Videos


GLUTEN-FREE PRODUCTS & SERVICES

Bake My Day Delivering to Victoria & Sidney for Mother’s Day
El Faro All-Purpose Flour Expands Retailer Reach
Total Prepare Sale on Certified Gluten-Free, Freeze Dried Meals
MAiiZ Nixtamal Tortillas – Now Served at the Empress Hotel & Available in Nanaimo
House of Yee Gluten-Free Dumplings Now at The Market on Millstream

Celiac-Scene-May-2021-E-News Proudcts & Services
Art of Slow FoodBake My DayBard’s BeerCare BakeryChef Pola CulinaryCloud 9 Specialty BakeryCORN THINS by Real FoodsEl Faro Gluten Free FlourEveryday Gluten Free GourmetForno De Minas Cheese RollsGlutenull • Gnu Santé gnubees • Grimm’s Fine FoodsHealthbean NutritionHertel MeatsHouse of Yee Premium DumplingsMAiiZ Nixtamal TortillasO’DoughsRoyal NutsTaco Revolution Mexican FoodsTilly’s Galley Gourmet MealsTOTAL PREPAREWendel’s True FoodsWild Poppy Market LadysmithWise Bites

GLUTEN-FREE EVENTS GOING STRONG!

Every Day – Taco Revolution Food Truck @ Red Arrow Brewing
Every Day – Specials at Rawthentic Eatery @ Victoria & Courtenay
Wednesdays – 10% Discount Floating Fish Store
Thursdays – Taco Revolution Mexican Foods @ Esquimalt Farmer’s Market
Thursday to Monday – Art of Slow Foods Pizza Truck
Thursday to Sunday – All You Can Eat Fish & Chips Pirate Chips Nanaimo
Friday Retailer Deliveries – Art of Slow Food Sourdough Bread
Saturdays – Art of Slow Food @ Moss Street Market
Saturdays – Art of Slow Food @ Duncan Farmer’s Market
Saturdays – Taco Revolution Foods @ Qualicum Beach Farmer’s Market
Saturdays – Taco Revolution Foods @ Duncan Farmer’s Market

STARTING UP ON MOTHER’S DAY WEEKEND
Sundays – Taco Revolution Foods @ Cedar Farmer’s Market
• Sundays – Art of Slow Food @ Sidney’s Farmer’s Market

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SUPPORT YOUR FAVOURITE CELIAC-FRIENDLY RESTAURANTS

Phone Pre-Orders Now Possible – Art of Slow Food Pizza Truck
Poke Fresh Introduces Patio Dining
Pirate Chips Nanaimo 2 Pound Shoebox Poutine
Noodlebox Southeast Asian Stir Fry Expands to 23 Locations
Congratulations to 900 Degrees Wood-Fired Pizza!

  • Times Colonist Readers Choice Awards for the “Best Pizza in Victoria”
  • “Victoria’s Best Take-Out & Delivery” by EAT Magazine Exceptional Eats!

Congratulations to Six Mile Pub

  • Best Outdoor Seating & Best Food delivery in View Royal – Guru Magazine
  • Best Restaurant to Take a Kid – Eat Magazine

Celiac-Scene-May-2021-E-News-Restaurants

900˚ Wood-Fired PizzeriaArt of Slow Foods Pizza Truck • Big Wheel Burger  • El Faro Fusion 100% Gluten Free Restaurant  • Floating Fish StoreJoint Pizzeria • Noodle BoxPirate Chips NanaimoPoke Fresh • Rawthentic EateryRock Cod Cafe • Six Mile PubTaco Revolution Food Truck

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Congratulations Pepper’s Foods!

  • Family Business Association Vancouver Island Award Winner
  • Regional Winner Canadian Federation of Independent Grocers of the Year

Congratulations to Country Grocer!

  • Royal Oak & Bowen Road won Canadian Federation of Independent Grocers Awards!

Country Grocer • Deep Cove Market  • Lifestyle Market & Select Stores • MAiiZ Nixtamal Tortillería • Mother Nature’s Market & Deli  • Pepper’s Foods • Pomme Natural Foods Nanaimo  • Rawthentic Eatery • The Market StoresTOTAL PREPARE • Wild Poppy Market Ladysmith

DISCOUNT & 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
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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2021 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

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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