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gluten-free crumble bars

Vegan and gluten-free rhubarb crumble bars

“I have some rhubarb we used in the lab today that you can cook with if you want,” he said –  and so began this post, with the offer of post-school-experiment rhubarb from my schoolteacher boyfriend. Understandably, I was initially a little hesitant to take this off his hands, with visions of all the terrible things […] Read more…

My Top Five Gluten-Free UK Chain Restaurants

As you will probably be aware by now, this week it’s coeliac awareness week, and Coeliac UK’s big focus is eating out! I already posted my review of Ed’s Diner, an American-diner-style restaurant who are Coeliac UK accredited, pointing out how a few simple things can make eating out for coeliacs or the gluten intolerant […] Read more…

Gluten-free sweet and savoury tarts

Weekend baking: Gluten-free and vegan sweet & savoury tarts

Today brings the next instalment in my weekend baking series, which takes a chattier look over recent gluten-free bakes I’ve tried: this week’s post features two gluten-free and vegan tarts I made over the Easter weekend! I am a total food pusher, a trait I’ve inherited from my mum – we both like to express love by […] Read more…

Aldi bars gluten-free review

Review: Aldi Raw & Paleo Bars

If you’re not familiar with the whole raw / paleo bars fad, here’s a quick crash course. They’re snack bars made entirely from natural, unprocessed foods, usually dates, nuts and ‘natural flavouring’, which have been cold pressed together to form a bar. They contain no added sugar – just what naturally occurs in the dates, […] Read more…

Weekend Baking: Raw, vegan and gluten-free ginger slice

Today’s update brings another post in my weekend baking series, which is more casual in style and offers a recap of any gluten-free ventures attempted over my weekend! On the agenda today are Cheltenham’s new vegetarian café, Kindness & Co., making gluten-free sweet treats for Mother’s Day and a coeliac’s perspective on the new vegan cookbook Beautifully Real […] Read more…