Gluten-Free Food Trucks, Farmer’s Markets, Mexican Food! Bakes Sales and Sunday Brunch!
Check Out What’s Happening on Vancouver Island this Weekend!
Gluten-Free Taco Revolution Food Truck Friday 11:30-7:30 Duncan
Vancouver Island’s first and only 100% Gluten-Free food truck is coming to a street near you! All the way from Mexico City, Taco Revolution is has arrived! Catch them in Duncan outside Red Arrow Brewing and enjoy the very best in Mexican Street Food – all gluten free!
Abuelo’s Corn Tortillas@ Comox Valley Farmer’s Market Saturday 9-noon Courtenay
“There is only one way to make the perfect tortilla … by hand!” Abuelo’s corn tortillas are produced with pride in the Comox Valley from carefully selected, organic, non-GMO corn flour and tested well water, in a 100% gluten-free facility. Hand-cut and flavored with real beets, garlic or habenaro chilies for a taste experience like no other. Find Abuelo’s year round at the Comox Valley Farmer’s Market and at Abuelo’s Factory Outlet where you can purchase specialty flavors (cinnamon) or salsa verdes so fresh – and without preservatives – that no retailer can stock them! Check Abuelo’s Corn Tortilla’s Demo Schedule here.
Gluten-Free Taco Revolution Food Truck @ Queen of Angels School Saturday 9-2 Duncan
Tacos once found only under a hot Mexican sun can now be enjoyed along the gorgeous shores of Vancouver Island. Every item is handmade from scratch … and sourced to be gluten free! Tacos so good you will want them every day, and that’s okay!
Bake My Day @ Duncan Farmer’s Market Saturday 10-2 Duncan
Find Bake My Day’s fresh ready-to-eat gluten-free tarts, pies, turnovers, spanokopita and now sausage rolls year-round at Duncan’s Farmer’s Market. Created in a dedicated gluten-free facility in Duncan, BC from documented to be gluten-free ingredients, these pastries are trusted to be safe for celiacs – and guaranteed to be delicious! Call ahead to place an order and it will be set aside for you to pick up. 250 748.8450 or [email protected]
Gluten-Free Tasting @ Lifestyle Markets on Douglas Saturday 12-2 Victoria
Wish you could try before you buy pricey gluten-free food? Here’s your chance! Join Ellen Bayens of The Celiac Scene for a fun and informative taste extravaganza and receive tips and strategies on how to embrace your very best gluten-free life. Past Vice-President of the Victoria Chapter, Canadian Celiac Association, Ellen is eager to answer questions and offer support to anyone wanting or needing to go ‘gluten free.’ No diagnosis or RSVP required. Look for Ellen’s smile in the Gluten-Free Department.
Bake My Day Turnover Tasting @ Chase River Country Grocer Sunday 1-4:30 in Nanaimo
Nanaimo shoppers are in for a very special treat! An In-Store Tasting of Gluten-Free Turnovers – baked and served by the master herself, Dale Norton! Stop by and swoon over the taste and texture of these amazingly delicious treats that celiacs – and everyone else – has fallen in love with. Dale will also be offering tips on how to make the most of her Ready-to-Bake Pie Shells!
Gluten-Free Brunch @ Six Mile Pub Sunday 10-2 in View Royal
Six Mile Pub pulls out all the gluten-free stops – every Sunday! Gluten-free french toast, eggs benedict, omelettes, hash browns and amazing desserts! Gear up with a Mimosa, a Caesar or even a gluten-free Bard’s Beer! Families with children welcome – the more the merrier! Order from the gluten-free Kids Menu and ask to be seated in the Family Room. Everyone in your group will be able to enjoy a fabulous buffet brunch on any given Sunday. Better yet – no line-ups!
And don’t forget The Celiac Scene’s Fast-Food Listing with links to allergen guides and even gluten-free menus! Remember, always ask gluten-free questions to make sure that chefs and servers can really deliver on their gluten-free promise!