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Ruby Rose
Dec 18th, 2008, 01:51 PM
Hello gluten-free and gluten-low people - please can you give me some suggestions for biscuits and other snack foods which are readily available from supermarkets in the UK and would be suitable to serve to a gluten-free vegan as part of a coffee break.

Obviously not stuff like hummus or fruit or crisps - I am smart enough to realise those could be ok :satisfied: - it's more like branded biscuits etc which you would be pleased if someone organising a meeting had arranged for you.

UK only - and I'm not going to be making anything.

Dec 18th, 2008, 03:02 PM
Tesco do some gluten-free biscuits in their Free From range which are vegan (shortbread for example). Sainsburys used to do a good range but apparently they've phased those out now.

Dec 19th, 2008, 04:50 PM
http://www.goodnessdirect.co.uk/detail/431314b.jpg or http://www.goodnessdirect.co.uk/detail/415074b.jpg

A Gluten free coffee break never tasted this good! ;)

Should be in Sainsbury's. Failing that, Holland and Barrett's if you have one nearby?

Ruby Rose
Dec 19th, 2008, 07:19 PM
Oh no, Gwyd! The pics are little red x's... and you've really piqued my curiousity!

Dec 22nd, 2008, 01:10 PM
oh noes. Are they still little red x's for you?

Anyway, it's the Doves Farm (http://www.dovesfarm.co.uk/listing.html?categoryId=127) (if you hadn't looked into them already) brand. Both the Lemon and the Hazelnut ones being Gluten Free...

and Vegan of coarse ;)

Mar 29th, 2009, 06:43 PM
What about the Mrs.Crimbles stuff?


Ruby Rose
Mar 29th, 2009, 07:13 PM
Thanks for the replies everyone - went for the Doves Farm loveliness, which was much appreciated by the delegate, and so enjoyed by everyone else, that they are now a regular feature of meetings at work - so there's always biscuits I can scoff now. Hooray - or not.