The Celiac Scene E-News | September 2020

Your Gluten-Free Guide to Victoria, Vancouver Island & the Gulf Islands
The End-of-Summer Edition


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Musings by Mia – Eating Gluten-Free at University
KOB Fall Online Baking Series Discount Extended to September 14
The Celiac Scene  – 15,000 Followers Strong!
Cinde Little – Supporting Celiacs & Guiding the Gluten Free
Gluten Recall – President’s Choice ‘Gluten-Free’ Chicken Strips
Which One of These Conditions Lead to Your Diagnosis of Celiac Disease?
Fermented or Hydrolyzed Foods Must Contain Only Gluten-Free Ingredients
Gluten-Free Labels Allowed on Distilled Spirits Made from Gluten
Barley Breakthrough! Hope on the Horizon for Celiac-Safe Beer?
Myth Busted! Changes in Wheat Gluten NOT Cause of CD

Celiac Dietitian Q&A Tuesday igSelena’s Instagram Corner

Q & A Instagram Tuesdays with Selena De Vries, RD
How to Read Labels in Canada?
Personal Care Products – Should Everything be GF?

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

•  Gluten in Body Care Products & Medications – Should We be Concerned?
Catching up with the CCA
How Public Toilets Fail to Meet Our Private Needs
Celiac Lost Mother-Son Authors
Celiac Scene Round Up – Gluten-Free News from a Celiac Perspective

Celiac Scene RestaurantsCeliac-Friendly Restaurants

900 Degrees Now Open Weekends noon to 8pm
Big Wheel Burger Now Delivering via Door Dash
Floating Fish Store Now Serving Bard’s Truly Gluten-Free Beer
NoodleBox Delivers with Door Dash, Skip the Dishes & Rewards App
Pirate Chips Now Accepting Online Orders
Rock Cod Cafe Open for Dine In & Take Out
Six Mile Pub Delivers with Door Dash, Uber &  Apps x 2
Taco Revolution Food Truck at Red Arrow 7 Days a Week

900˚ Wood-Fired PizzeriaUPDATESBig Wheel BurgerUPDATESFloating Fish StoreUPDATESJoint PizzeriaUPDATESNoodle BoxUPDATESPirate Chips NanaimoUPDATESPoke FreshUPDATESRawthentic EateryUPDATESRock Cod CafeUPDATESRoyal Spice Indian RestaurantUPDATESSix Mile PubUPDATESTaco Revolution Food TruckUPDATESTaste – A Place For CoffeeUPDATESUnion Street GrillUPDATES

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Every Day – Taco Revolution Food Truck @ Red Arrow Brewing
Every Day – Gluten-Free Lunch Buffet at Royal Spice
Tuesdays – Instagram Q & A with Selena De Vries, RD
Noon Thursdays – IXIM / Taco Revolution – COW OP Ordering Starts
Noon Thursdays – Bake My Day – COW OP Ordering Starts
Friday Retailer Deliveries – Art of Slow Food Sourdough Bread
Saturdays – Art of Slow Food Sourdough Bread @ Moss Street Market
Sundays – IXIM Market Table at Cedar Farmer’s Market

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Celiac-Scene-Products-Services-August-2020-E-NewsOur Favourite Gluten-Free Products and Services

Portofino Bakery Setting Up to Certify Gluten Free
Wise Bites’ Quinoa Treats – Finalist for Rising Star Award
Elegant Desserts by Wendel’s True Foods
Calgary’s Care Bakery Conquering Canada
New Packaging for chef Pola Granola
Bake My Day Does Dairy-Free & Vegan!
O’Dough’s Delivers on Gluten-Free Deliciousness

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Mother Nature’s Market & Deli is Turning 8! Enjoy Their Week-Long Birthday Celebration – Covid Style! 20% Discount from September 1st to 7th

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

Gluten-Free Recipes


KOB Gluten Free’s No-Fail BBQ Pizza Crusts
Cloud 9 Mixes Gluten-Free & Vegan Recipes
British Scones & Clotted Cream by Mia – Twenty-Something Celiac
Corn Thins Quick & Snappy Back-to-School Snacks

Read Previous Editions of the e-News

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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.