Happy Easter – alternative treat to easter eggs

Happy Easter to you all from What Allergy? There are lots of companies making freefrom dairy and nut free Easter eggs out there including Kinnerton, Plamil, D&D and Celtic chocolates but for those of you who failed to get hold of one or just fancied something different, here is an alternative easy, quick and totally […]

Free from food can be cheap and cheerful

Shopping free from can be costly, so here are a few very useful cheap products I’ve found to keep the cost of your weekly shop down from Aldi and Asda. The A’s have it!

Foodamentalists ‘Frangipane Mince Pies’ win Christmas category at The FreeFrom Food Awards 2012

Because this company is one of my favourites this year, and because I wrote the press release, here is breaking news of the Foodamentalists winning streak at the FreeFrom Food Awards, taking home one gold and three other commendations. Trust me when I say their stuff is gluten and/or dairy free and tastes good… check them out!

The scores are on the doors – freefrom food awards shortlist announced!

What’s so special about today? Apart from it being pancake day (read on for #GF #DF #EF recipe) the shortlist for the Freefrom Food Awards 2012 have just been annouced. So who made it? You’ll have to read on to find out more…

Bird’s Custard powder invented because of egg allergy!

Did you know that Bird’s custard was invented over a hundred years ago because of egg allergy. Yet we are constantly told that allergies are a new thing. Perhaps they’re not so new and people just suffered ill health in silence. Read on for more custard facts…

Judging the freefrom food awards 2012 – Shhhhh Ruth!

Did I mention that I was asked to judge at the Freefrom Food Awards? For a little insight into the fascinating process we freefrom food judges partake in during lengthy and in-depth tasting sessions, read on…

Judges queue up to taste test ‘freefrom’ foods!

Do you have a favourite free from food that has literally changed your food world? Who do you think are the leaders in free from foods? Find out more about the Free Food Awards 2012 here and follow the developments on their website and Facebook page.

First ever Free From Food Festival, 25 – 27 November 2011

An exciting new food festival, focusing on “Free From” foods is launching on Friday 25th November for three days at Southbank Centre. will bring together many “Free From” food specialists & the growing number of artisan producers who create a range of gluten, wheat, dairy, sugar and/or egg free goods.