The Celiac Scene E-News | October 2021

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

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CONTEST TIME!

Royal Nuts Gluten-Free, Peanut-Free Instagram Giveaway to October 3rd
Country Prime Snacks Facebook Contest to October 8th
Country Prime Snacks Instagram Contest to October 8th

NEWS FROM THE CELIAC SCENE

Canadian Celiac Association Virtual Conference November 13 & 14. Sign up for FREE!
New at Celiac Kid Stuff – Magnet Packs
Neonatologist Knows What it Means to Send a Celiac Child to School


Selena De Vries, RD

Selena De Vries, RD

SELENA’S CORNER

  • Ever wondered if it’s gluten or something else causing your symptoms? Are you experiencing bloat, gas, constipation or diarrhea? Selena is helping celiacs find relief – for free – until October 19!
  • Receive a complimentary dinner recipe e-book and become a member of her Facebook Pop-Up Group for immediate tips on how to improve your gut symptoms.
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Sue Jennett, A Canadian Celiac Podcast

Sue Jennett,  ‘A Canadian Celiac Podcast’

A CANADIAN CELIAC PODCAST

Coping with Celiac Disease Across the Generations
CCA Virtual Conference is Coming Up
Camp Davern Sleep-Away Camp
Celiac Scene News Round Up


CELIAC-FRIENDLY RESTAURANTS – BACK WITH A ROAR!

Vancouver Island Restaurant Update
Sidney’s Expanding Restaurant Scene
Poke Fresh in Broadmead Village – Break Out of Your Bubble!
El Faro Fusion in Parksville – Restaurant AND Market!
Art of Slow Food to Open Storefront in Chinatown
MAiiZ Nixtamal 100% Gluten-Free Taco Meal Kits to Go!
Pirate Chips Wins Best Fries in Nanaimo!
Vancouver Island Safe Fries UPDATE: Onion Rings, Fish & Chips & Deep-Fried S’mores

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


GLUTEN-FREE RECIPES & BAKING CLASSES

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Real Food Corn Thins October Recipe Ideas
Everyday Gluten Free Gourmet Prepares for Pumpkin Season
Everyday Gluten Free Gourmet Virtual Class Calendar


GLUTEN-FREE PRODUCTS & SERVICES

Bake My Day is Coming to Victoria October 23rd!
Gnu Santé  ‘gnubees’ Wins BC Food & Bev Product of the Year Award
chef Pola Launches New Website!
Forno de Minas Cheese Rolls Arrive at The Market Stores

Introducing Vancouver Island’s Very Good Food – Vegan Gluten Free Cookies, Muffins & More
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Art of Slow FoodBake My DayCare BakeryCeliac Kid Stuff • Chef Pola CulinaryCloud 9 Specialty BakeryCORN THINS by Real FoodsCountry Prime Meat Snacks • El Faro Gluten Free FlourEveryday Gluten Free GourmetForno De Minas Cheese RollsGlutenull • Gnu Santé gnubees • Grimm’s Fine FoodsHealthbean NutritionHertel MeatsHoneycomb.ai Restaurant AppHouse 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!

Celiac-Scene-October-2021-E-News-EventsEvery Day – Specials at Rawthentic Eatery @ Victoria & Courtenay
NEW! Thursdays & Fridays – Taco Revolution Food Truck in Mill Bay
Friday to Monday – All You Can Eat Fish & Chips Pirate Chips Nanaimo
Saturdays – Art of Slow Food @ Moss Street Market
Saturdays – Art of Slow Food @ Duncan Farmer’s Market
Saturdays – Art of Slow Food @ Gabriola Farmer’s Market – last Market October 9
Saturdays – Taco Revolution Foods @ Qualicum Beach Farmer’s Market
Saturdays – Taco Revolution Foods & Food Truck @ Duncan Farmer’s Market
Sundays – Taco Revolution Foods @ Cedar Farmer’s Market last Market October 31st
Sundays – Art of Slow Food @ Cedar Farmers’ Market last Market October 31st
• Sundays – Art of Slow Food @ Sidney’s Farmer’s Market
Mondays & Tuesdays – Taco Revolution Food Truck at Red Arrow Brewing
Wednesdays – 10% Discount Floating Fish Store

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CELIAC-FRIENDLY RETAILERS

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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!

Vancouver Island Safe Fries, Onion Rings, Fish & Chips & Deep-Fried S’mores

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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