Archive for May, 2011

Gluten-Free Chicken Fried Rice Recipe

One thing that I miss is Chinese food. I used to love wontons, fried rice, and chicken balls. Mmmmm! However, this chicken-fried rice dish is super easy and tasty. You can even add other vegetables, such as peppers, water chestnuts, and snow peas, to make a full meal.

This recipe serves two to four people, depending on whether you’re serving it as a meal or a side dish. Don’t be afraid to adjust the proportions of the ingredients to suit your tastes!

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Gluten Free Chex Cereal is Coming to Canada Next Month!

Reader Michael told me this morning that Chex Cereal is coming to Canada next month! I did some digging and found this site, which has a picture of Honey Nut and Rice Chex, clearly marked as gluten-free, and different from their U.S. packaging:

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Quality Bakery is Closed!

I stopped by Quality Bakery today to get some gluten-free bread and they were clearing out the shop. They said that they are closing! I am so sad for the family – they have run that business forever. I am not sure what happened, but will keep you posted… and if you hear anything please […]

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A Good Niche for Celiacs

I haven’t been posting very many reviews lately, and that’s because Mike and I are working on buying our first house, and sticking close to home to save money! However, we did venture out to Niche a few weeks ago. Located at the corner of Barrington and Spring Garden (in the basement of the Maritime Building), it’s not a place that we go very often. However, they do have a nice atmosphere, excellent drinks, reasonably priced food, and jazz music on the weekends. We figured that it was a good spot to grab a bite to eat on Friday night.

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One-Ingredient Ice Cream?

A friend sent me this recipe and my head exploded: How To Make Creamy Ice Cream with Just One Ingredient!. It basically says you can freeze and puree bananas and make ice cream just from that ingredient. Perfect for those with allergies! I haven’t tried it yet but I am curious if others have, and […]

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Gluten Free Foods Sale at Amazon.com!

For my American readers, Amazon.com is having a huge gluten-free sale, likely in celebration of Celiac Awareness month! Stock up and dig in!

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Phase I Trial of Celiac Cure is Promising!

News from Phase I of trials for a cure for Celiac disease are in, and the news is good! It looks like Nexvax2 (marketed as a vaccine, but sounds like a cure) allows patients with the genetic form of Celiac disease to return to a normal diet with no side effects. It also looks like this research will help develop more accurate tests for Celiac disease.

Read more here: Health News – Coeliac disease vaccine shows promising results in Phase I trial.

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