Incredible #soyafree soya sauce alternative – Coconut Aminos

I discovered this stuff at the FreeFrom Food Awards judging session last week. Honestly, how can I have a diagnosed soya allergy for over three years and not have discovered that there is a fairly widely available and pretty amazing alternative to soya sauce? ‘Coconut Aminos’ have apparently been around for some time and are […]

The FreeFrom Food Award celebrations #FreeFromRocks

On Wednesday 22nd April the FreeFrom community waited with baited breath to discover which delicious freefrom products won their categories but most of all, who won the much coveted title of FreeFrom Food Awards overall winner. In a secret location in London (The Royal College of Physicians) the movers and shakers in the world of […]

FreeFrom Food Awards shortlist is out… my highlights may differ

It’s that time of year when I get on my FreeFrom-Food-Awards-Disguise and hot foot to Foods Matter Towers for some very secret food tasting. Before I get started you will be delighted to hear that the Shortlist for the FreeFrom Food Awards is now out. More nut free products please! This year I changed it […]

Another year of freefrom food awards judging

You may be thinking that it’s the life of riley, swanning up to Foods Matters head quarters and tasting a bit of this and bit of that. Well you’d partly be right, it is one of the high lights of my allergy calendar, but not because it’s easy. We arrive early and get started straight […]

How to be a FreeFrom Food Awards judge

It’s not easy being a FreeFrom Food Awards 2013 judge but it is very, very good fun. There are however certain very strict rules which must be adhered to, with varying success. To find out more read on…

FreeFrom Food Awards 2013 – deadline 12th Dec 2012

If you are a freefrom food manufacturer, or know someone who is who you think deserves recognition for a fantastic freefrom product, there are only eight days left to enter. Don’t miss out! Read on to find out more and how to enter…

FreeFrom Food Awards – bigger, better – and back for 2013

If you haven’t discovered the Free From Food Awards yet you’re in for a treat. I’ve been lucky enough to join the judges panel which is an intense experience and a very brief insight into the immense amount of work and effort that goes into orchestrating these awards. Well worth entering if you’re a free from food company and even more worth keeping an eye on if you’re a free from food consumer. Watch this space…

Fria gluten free – award winning bakery

Have you discovered Fria yet? If you haven’t they are the award winning gluten free bakery company from Sweden trying to break into the UK market. Read on to find out how they got on at the recent FreeFrom Food Awards…

FreeFrom Food Awards 2012 – my highlights

Now in its fifth year the Free From Food Awards 2012 was a resounding success. The winner, an amazing dairy free cheese that tasted just like the real thing. Read on to find out my highlights from the event…