Saturday, September 29, 2012

Vendor Blog #3 in a series of 5

The ABC's of Gluten Free Foods all under One Roof

Gluten Free Living Now Expo coming October 13-14, 2012


For additional information regarding any of these great companies, please click on their logo. 

Their gluten free baking mixes are blended, packaged and warehoused in a gluten free, peanut free, kosher facility. Mixes range from all purpose baking mix, cake mix, cookie mix, cornbread and muffin mix, loaf bread mix, muffin mix, pancake and waffle mix, pizza mix, and a seasoned flour mix. We can personally vouch that their pancake and waffle mix makes awesome gluten free pancakes!!.


This magazine is a bi-monthly publication dedicated to people living with food allergies and sensitivities. Their magazine includes topics on gluten free recipes, travel tips, healthy living and living gluten free. Read about personal stories, international and national foods and the gluten free lifestyle. They have an app that includes digital issues. Podcasts and videos are included on their website. Don’t forget to sign up for their e-newsletter.

Glutino and Gluten Free Pantry is a manufacturer and distributor of gluten free food products. They offer more than 80 gluten free products that include baking mixes, breads, cereal, cookies, crackers, frozen baked goods, frozen entrees, frozen pizza, pretzels, and snack bars. They strive for the best quality and taste in gluten free products. I have been a fan of Gluten Free Pantry’s Chocolate Truffle Brownie mix for a long time!! Glutino’s new bread line is simply amazing!!

Simple Taste is a local based company. They specialize in gluten free, dairy free and yeast free products that range from brownies, blondies, muffins, cookies, carrot cake, chocolate cake, cake pops, pizza crust, and bread sticks. Jenny Cleave who is the owner of Simple Taste is always looking to accommodate those with additional food allergies and sensitivities. She will be demoing her gluten free, allergy free ravioli and calzones at the expo… don’t miss her presentation on our demo stage!!

Kefir is a cultured dairy milk that has been popular in Europe for centuries. Not only is Lifeway Kefir delicious but it provides healthful benefits because it’s packed full of probiotic cultures. They have a huge range of Kefir products that include original, non-fat, low-fat, organic, greek style, frozen products, pro-bugs for kids, Biokefir(super power kefir shots), green kefir, greek style fro-yo, low carb kefir, cheese, organic cheese, traditional kefir, sweet kiss-dessert cheese spread, and Lassi which is inspired by India’s Ayurvedic origins. With flavors that range from pomegranate, chocolate truffle and coconut chia in their low-fat line, how can you go wrong?

We have blogged about their products before. Their granola bars are made from natural ingredients and sweetened with honey and maple syrup……absolutely no high fructose corn syrup or artificial preservatives. Only certified gluten free oats are used in their products. Their granola bars come in Cranberry Maple Almond, Peanut Chocolate Chip, and Banana Chocolate Chip. The bars are made with ingredients like nuts, flax seeds, flax cereal, and puffed amaranth. They have extended their line to include cookies……Oatmeal Chocolate Chip, Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip, and Oatmeal Raisin.

Glutenfreeda Foods Inc. is dedicated to producing gourmet gluten free food products. Their products are made in a dedicated gluten free facility. Products included in their line are, burritos, cheesecakes, Ice cream sandwiches, granola, oatmeal and pizza wraps. We will be sampling their burritos and pizza wraps at the expo. 

The Center is dedicated to providing the highest quality ABA and Verbal Behavior therapy and consulting services to children and their families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorders. Their programs focus on increasing language skills, social skills, daily living skills and reducing problematic behavior. Programs are based on proven researched ABA methodologies. If you have a child with Autism please come out and talk to The Applied Behavior Center For Autism at the expo.