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6 Places to eat Gluten Free in Albufeira

Our recent visit to Abufeira was our first trip abroad for three years due to covid restrictions Being a coeliac eating out safely is an important requirement. Albufeira on Portugal’s Algarve coast was chosen as the destination, a little research via Google for “Gluten Free Albufeira” revealed a host of restaurants and cafes. A perfect […]

How to Make Anything Gluten Free

How to Make Anything Gluten Free

How to Make Anything Gluten Free: Over 100 Recipes for Everything from Home Comforts to Fakeaways, Cakes to Dessert, Brunch to Bread  Life goes full circle it is not that many years ago that Becky Excell was reviewing the products from my now defunct gluten free bakery: MANDY’S GLUTEN FREE – GLUTEN FREE PIES & […]

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Aliness Health and Beauty – Review

As a coeliac I am naturally interested in heath and nutrition and in these covid times I tend to purchase my vitamins and supplements online. Rather than giving all my custom to the corporate giant Amazon I like to give smaller companies a chance. Recently I stumbled across Aliness and was impressed by the range […]

The Pie Life Sticky Toffee Pudding

The Pie Life Sticky Toffee Pudding

Following on from my review of The Pie Life Gluten-Free Pies here is my review of their gluten-free Sticky Toffee Pudding. Sticky toffee pudding is one of my favourite puddings. It was one of my popular lines when I ran the bakery. My son’s girlfriend at the time wouldn’t eat normal sticky toffee puddings because […]

The Pie Life Review

The Pie Life Review

I was contacted by The Pie Life and ask if I would like to try a selection of their pies, well being an ex-pie maker I jumped at the chance to try them. I have seen them Facebook and are getting some fab reviews. You can order these online at www.thepielife.co.uk I was contacted to […]

Gluten Free Pancakes for Shrove Tuesday

Gluten Free Pancakes for Shrove Tuesday

I do love pancakes and do have them all year round and not just for pancake day (Shrove Tuesday) This is an easy recipe too, I do the crepe version and not the American ones they are easy to make and you can make beforehand and warm them up or freeze them. Ingredients: 100g gluten […]

Gluten Free Hungarian Beef Goulash

Gluten Free Hungarian Beef Goulash

On a cold day you need something that is warming and hearty. When we visited Hungary last year we did try the local food and I went to the indoor market and got some Hungarian paprika and it adds to this dish. Ingredients 1kg lean braising steak frylight 2 large onions diced 3 large carrots […]

Gluten Free Sticky Gingerbread Pudding

Gluten Free Sticky Gingerbread Pudding

This gluten-free recipe is perfect for a comforting and warming dessert on a winter’s night, especially on bonfire night. The gingerbread pudding is sticky and delicious, and it can be served with custard for an extra sweet touch. Here is how to make it, along with the nutritional information: Ingredients: Ingredient Quantity Black treacle 175g […]

Gluten Free Taco in a Bowl Recipe

Gluten Free Taco in a Bowl Recipe

This Gluten Free Taco in a Bowl recipe is a quick and easy recipe to follow It’s full of flavour and for that extra hit add jalapenos if your brave enough. To make the bowls you can pick the Taco Moulds up at Amazon. Ingredients: 1 pkt free from tortilla wraps ( sainsburys own or […]

Gluten Free Coffee Cake Recipe

Gluten Free Coffee Cake Recipe

I have been raking through my cupboards and came across some chocolate coffee beans I had ordered so putting them to use I made a classic coffee cake. This cake has a rich coffee flavour going through it and is a hit with coffee lovers Ingredients 250g butter / margarine / Dairy free version 200g […]