Product Reviews, Restaurant Reviews and Recipes: All GLUTEN FREE!
As a Judge of the FreeFrom Food Awards, one of the joys of being involved is learning about NEW products and of course trying them. Whilst I do enjoy the tasting /judging sessions of Chocolate, Confectionery, Desserts and Puddings, a new class that I judged earlier in the year was “Ready Meals and Snacks” alongside “Food on the go”. A surprise for me was tasting a really wholesome Cornish Pasty that was stated to be GLUTEN FREE and LACTOSE FREE made by the West Cornwall Pasty Company. It was so tasty that it was awarded a Gold Award in 2017.
So I was greatly surprised when I saw a heated one as I passed through Marylebone Railway station and couldn’t resist buying one. These are bagged up,so there is no danger of cross-contamination and sits well next to the regular range of pasties although it is slightly smaller than the regular ones!
It was very hot (as you would expect) with a good firm pastry surrounding a good filled pasty.
A good meaty filling which has a well seasoned filling. The pastry is firm but in places soft with a traditional thick crust. I think the joy of this snack is that it is available on-the-go as it is available in a Railway Station and it’s GLUTEN FREE so that makes it very accessible! This pasty is available at the following stations:
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This information was correct as of AUGUST 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!