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“In just 7 days, I’m going to make you a MAN-MOUTH FREE FROM FESTIVAL”: The World’s Largest Free-From Food Fair @Olympia, London FREE TICKETS>>>>>

COMING SOON: in SEVEN DAYS The World’s largest celebration of ‘free from’ food, drink and lifestyle products. A day out you will not find anywhere else, delivering brand new exciting choices for delicious food and drink, ground-breaking home products and health solutions to help improve the ‘free from’ life you need to lead.

Opening on Friday 7th July 2017 and running until Sunday 9th July 2017, this is the a great day out with loads of good bargains to buy, products to try, Manufacturers to meet and workshops to attend. And this year, attending the Allergy & Free From show, you will have access to the Just V Show ” celebration of beautiful vegetarian and vegan food, drink and lifestyle products” and the Love Natural Love You Show which is “shopping for natural food, drink, beauty, fitness, home and health products”

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Last year (2016) I posted two reports from the Show including Bread, Biscuits & Savoury Products as well as Chocolate & Sweet Treat Products which I tried, tasted and commented on. There is such a wide range of choices from the best of British and International Free From Providers. Have a look at my photographs and experience last year…


Tasting GLUTEN FREE products at the Allergy & Free From Fair [Part 1: Bread, Biscuits & Savoury Products] @Olympia, London…

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The Allergy & Free From Show is Europe’s largest event covering many GLUTEN FREE, DAIRY FREE, EGG FREE, SOYA FREE, SUGAR FREE and WHEAT FREE delights. Whilst not exclusively for Coeliacs, it is an exciting shop window to try and taste many NEW products, some not quite on the Shop Shelves as yet…

Previous Blog posts on this show include:

Back to the 2016 Show, a full listing of Exhibitors is available but this blog post covers NEW products tried, tasted and seen with Links to Manufacturers:

GLUTEN FREE BREAD: Always a challenge for Coeliacs so new loaves are always something to try (to check the taste as well as the texture!)

Schar tasting new recipe Bread Loaves

Schar tasting NEW recipe Bread Loaves

Genius Bakery products including Muffin

Genius Bakery products including bread tasting and their Blueberry Muffin

New Breakfast Artisan Cob (with Sultanas and Orange) by Newburn Bakehouse

NEW Breakfast Artisan Cob (with Sultanas and Orange) by Newburn Bakehouse

This tasted really well and should be on supermarket shelves shortly. It had a winter flavour with the Sultanas and Orange: a yummy breakfast option.


GLUTEN FREE BISCUITS: A selection of NEW Biscuits were on show including:

Shortbread Hearts by Orgran

Shortbread Hearts by Orgran

Not quite as buttery as Walker’s Shortbread biscuits!

NEW Wholefruit Cookies by Orgran.

NEW Wholefruit Cookies by Orgran which I found a little soft.

Schar's NEW Cream Crackers

Schar’s NEW Cream Crackers which had a great snap and taste.


GLUTEN FREE SAVOURY SNACKS /MEALS: A good selection of new products in this category included:

NEW Tescos Cheese Nachos

NEW Tescos Cheese Nachos

NEW Pork Scratchings from the The Real Pork Crackling Company.

NEW Pork Scratchings from the The Real Pork Crackling Company: maybe as a treat!

Gosh! Naturally Free From Products including Sweetcorn & Quinoe Burgers

Gosh! Naturally Free From Products including Sweetcorn & Quinoe Burgers

Sacla extended Italian sauces. Meeting Kirsty & GlutenFree CuppaTea Blogger.

Sacla extended Free From Italian sauces. Meeting Kirsty & Gluten Free CuppaTea Blogger.

Always good to meet fellow bloggers: so catching up with GlutenFreeCuppaTea blogger Becky Excell was fun as was meeting Kirsty behind the Kirsty Meals!

And

Tasting GLUTEN FREE products at the Allergy & Free From Fair [Part 2: Chocolate & Sweet Products] @Olympia, London…

So this is PART 2 of my review of NEW products seen at the Allergy & Free From Fair, held last week at London’s Olympia Exhibition Center. (Part 1 covered Bread, Biscuits and Savoury Products) and this bit addresses my very sweet tooth. The Allergy & Free From Show is Europe’s largest event covering many GLUTEN FREE, DAIRY FREE, EGG FREE, SOYA FREE, SUGAR FREE and WHEAT FREE delights. Whilst not exclusively for Coeliacs, it is an exciting shop window to try and taste many NEW products, some not quite on the Shop Shelves as yet…

GLUTEN FREE CHOCOLATES: Lots of new Bars and Chocolate-inspired snacks and products were tasted, tried and purchased:

Interesting taste: Andean Super Bites with lots of super foods and Chocolate!

Interesting taste: Andean Super Bites with lots of super foods and Chocolate!

NEW Dairy Free Chocolate Raisins by the Fabulous Free From Factory.

NEW Dairy Free Chocolate Raisins by the Fabulous Free From Factory.

NEW Dairy Free Chocolate Crunchee Blues by the Fabulous Free From Factory.

NEW Dairy Free Chocolate Crunchee Blues by the Fabulous Free From Factory.

Soft Chocolate Cake by Tescos in the shape of Colin the Caterpillar

Soft Chocolate Cake by Tescos in the shape of Carl the Caterpillar

Schar's answer to the TWIX bar with Chocolix Bars

Schar’s answer to the TWIX bar with Chocolix Bars

A creamy Coconut Milk based Chocolate Iced Dessert by Sainsburys

A creamy Coconut Milk based Chocolate Iced Dessert by Sainsburys

NEW Pana Chocolate Bars which are GLUTEN FREE, DAIRY FREE and SOYA FREE.

NEW Pana Chocolate Bars which are GLUTEN FREE, DAIRY FREE and SOYA FREE.


GLUTEN FREE SWEETS /POPCORN: Some NEW Sweets, some Vegan and Vegetarian options and all GLUTEN FREE including:

Cola Bottle Sweets by Biona

Cola Bottle Sweets by Biona

GF Berry Burst Sweets by Biona

GF Berry Burst Sweets by Biona

Strawberry Marshmallows by Freedom Confectionery

Strawberry Marshmallows by Freedom Confectionery

Sweet Marshmallow Sweets by Freedom Confectionery

Sweet Marshmallow Sweets by Freedom Confectionery

Sweet Popcorn by NOM

Sweet Popcorn by NOM

Sweet flavoured: Cola Cube Pop Corn by Retro Corn

Sweet flavoured: Cola Cube Pop Corn by Retro Corn

More Sweet Flavoured Rhubarb & Custard Popcorn by Retro Corn

More Sweet Flavoured Rhubarb & Custard Popcorn by Retro Corn

Sweet Fruit Crisps by The Giving Tree

Sweet Fruit Crisps by The Giving Tree

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More Sweet Fruit Crisps by The Giving Tree

More Sweet Fruit Crisps by The Giving Tree

Part 1 covered NEW tastings of BREAD, BISCUITS & SAVOURY PRODUCTS at the Allergy & Free From Fair.


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Other Food Shows on my blog include: Hotelympia @Excel Centre, Country Living Spring Fair@Islington’s Design Center,  Foodie Festival @Truman Brewery, Europe’s largest Allergy & Free From Show  in London and it’s sister show inLiverpool, as well as BBC Good Food and the Salon Du Chocolat, and even the Speciality & Fine Food Show, Food Matters LIVE. Overseas Shows include the Gluten Free Food Allergy Fest in Stamford, CT, USA.


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And remember I love my  Chocolate Bars, Chocolate Bags and Chocolate Boxes, and more recently, my Chocolate Easter Eggs from Chocolatiers and Chocolate manufacturers, High Street Stores and London Department Stores.


If you are a member of Coeliac UK, they produce a comprehensive directory which covers over 16,000 food and drink items, available in a paper-based Manual and online FREE to members of Coeliac UK.

One of the hard-hitting posters from Coeliac UK for Awareness Week.

One of the hard-hitting posters (featuring Yours Truly) from Coeliac UK launched for Awareness Week in 2015 and seen again in The Netherlands in 2016.


SIGN UP so you do not miss out on future updates to the Chocolate Bar listing, as well as new Restaurant Reviews, Travelling experiences, Food Shows,  Product Reviews and (occasional) Recipes. Also check out my posts on GLUTEN FREE Ice Cream, GLUTEN FREE Advent Calendars, GLUTEN FREE Mince Pies,  GLUTEN FREE Easter Eggs and GLUTEN FREE Valentines Treats.


This information was correct as of June 2017.

But as I am learning, ingredients do change and therefore you should always read the label and check for yourself whether it is GLUTEN FREE or not!

 

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