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Introducing Vancouver Island’s ONLY Gluten-Free, Vegan Waffle!
What began as a donair food cart in Terrace has morphed into a store front serving gluten – and now – gluten-free waffles in Victoria.
WaffleBeast received so many requests for gluten-free and vegan waffles that they heeded the call – to our community’s delight! WaffleBeast has worked closely with the Celiac Scene to perfect its gluten-free protocol. They welcome any and all feedback.
- WaffleBeast is pleased to present Buckwheat Cinnamon Waffles made with Blissful Belly Gluten-Free, Vegan Mixes*. Produced in Summerland, BC they are a newly launched ‘Just -Add-Water’ formulation. Scroll down for more information.
- Toppings are made from fresh whole foods, are labelled gluten-free and/or contain no gluten ingredients.
- WaffleBeast staff are pleased to answer any questions you may have and are happy to provide access to ingredient labels.
Note: all mixes, waffles and baking contain pure, uncontaminated, gluten-free oats.
Gluten-Free Waffle Toppings
- Fresh Fruit – Raspberries, Strawberries, Blackberries or Blueberries (vegan)
- Fig Jam (vegan)
- Syrup (vegan)
- Lemon Cream
- Coconut or Whipped Cream Topping
- Green Onions
- Scroll down for complete menu
- Gluten-free waffles and baking are prepared in a separate, dedicated gluten-free section away from the gluten production area.
- Start the day by sanitizing all surfaces in the gluten-free section with fresh clean cloths.
- All gluten-free products are prepared before gluten production begins.
- Gluten-free products are prepared using dedicated, gluten-free utensils.
- Gluten-free products are served on disposable dishes with disposable cutlery
- Gluten-free food not immediately consumed will be stored under glass covers to minimize any risk of cross contamination with airborne gluten.
- Staff will wash hands and put on aprons that have not been worn in the gluten-area of the restaurant before preparing and / or serving gluten-free food.
- At the end of the day, cover gluten-free mixes, platters, utensils and counters with linens (or place in cupboards) to minimize any risk of airborne gluten flour settling on surfaces overnight.
WaffleBeast believes in fair gluten-free pricing!
Both gluten and gluten-free WaffleBeast waffles sell for $4, with toppings 75¢ each or 2/$1
Find WaffleBeast in the Victoria Public Market at 1701 Douglas Street in downtown Victoria. Their store front is located at the very back of the Hudson building or if approaching from outside, halfway between Douglas and Blanshard Streets.
- “Blissful Belly Wholefood Co. offers delicious convenient ‘Just-add-Water’ gluten-free + vegan baking mixes. Victoria Laine, RHN developed “Just-add-Water” mixes for her daughter when she was traveling and needed a celiac and vegan-friendly option. Based in Summerland, BC, Blissful Belly Wholefood Co. supports other local producers by utilizing Okanagan grown ingredients into the mixes for delicious and nutritious products. We use organic ingredients as much as possible, our goal to have 100% organic ingredients.” Learn more …
*Ingredients Buckwheat Cinnamon Pancake & Waffle Mix
- GF oat flour, buckwheat flour, coconut palm sugar, maple sugar, quinoa, flaxseed meal, arrowroot flour, cinnamon, GF, corn-free baking powder (tapioca starch, cream of tartar, sodium bicarbonate), spices, sea salt.