With everything from beer to cupcakes, Jenna Farmer roundups the latest gluten and dairy-free news and product releases to hit the shelves this month.
POSITIVE BAKES LAUNCHES NEW CUPCAKES
Health-conscious desert brand Positive Bakes have launched their newest offering: a gift box of decadent, luxury cupcakes that are gluten-free, dairy-free, and vegan. Despite their free from status, they are packed with flavour and feel like a real treat; as if you've had a trip to the bakery. Our favourite is Pink berry (which comes layered with pink coloured vegan choc, vegan buttercream, and pink sponge) but other flavours include lemon and chocolate.
Cookie Cupcakes Gift Box: £18.95, Positive Bakes
BESAUCY LAUNCH NEW VEGAN CONDIMENT RANGE
BeSaucy is a new range of plant-based condiments from the founders of former independent Belgian chip shop BeFries. Made from aquafaba (which is derived from chickpeas), pressed rapeseed oil and organic soya milk, the result is a creamy yet healthy mayo in three flavours: garlic, basil and black truffle. The pesto mayo is seriously addictive and livens up everything from pasta to burgers.
BeSaucy mayonnaise is available to buy online at www.besaucy.co.uk and is also stocked in independent stores across Sussex, including HISBE, Infinity Foods, and Harriet’s of Hove. (Online customers have a minimum order of three jars - £11.85.)
LOW FODMAP BRAND BAY'S KITCHEN LAUNCHES 3 NEW CONDIMENTS
Low Fodmap gut-friendly sauce brand Bay's Kitchen has now turned to the condiments with their new range, which includes BBQ sauce, tomato ketchup and mayonnaise. All condiments are certified Low Fodmap but are also Vegan and Gluten-free.
The Bay's Kitchen condiment range (£3.95 per product) is available at Bay's Kitchen.
WE LOVE CAKES LAUNCHES APPLE CRUMBLE SLICES
Available exclusively in Waitrose from August 16th, We Love Cake are expanding their gluten-free offerings (which currently includes raspberry ripple and sticky toffee) to include Apple Crumble slices; the perfect sweet treat that's are also the coeliac UK certified.
We Love Cake ‘Rumble in the Crumble’ will be available in selected Waitrose stores nationwide from August 16th, ( £1.60)
PICCOLO LAUNCHES GLUTEN-FREE OAT BARS
Popular kid's brand Piccolo has launched a new free-from a snack for young children (Although adults may want to steal it too ): The Mighty Banana & Cocoa Oaty Bars. As well as being gluten-free and vegan, they use organic ingredients and no added salt, sugar, or palm oil, the bars are both delicious and nutritious.
Piccolo Mighty Banana & Cocoa Bars: £2.35, Piccolo
NEW LOW-ALCOHOL GLUTEN-FREE BEER BRAND LOAH BEER CO HAS ARRIVED
Low calorie, low alcohol beer brand Loah Beer is also vegan-friendly and gluten-free, Hola Beer is the perfect summer drink, with a zesty lime kick combined with a low alcohol beer. As well as being low calorie it's also low in sugar and housed in 100% recyclable packaging.
Loah is available to buy online in packs of 4, 12, and 24 at www.loah.beer.
FREEDOM CONFECTIONERY LAUNCHES FIRST DAIRY-FREE CHOCOLATE COVERED GUMMY BAR
Freedom Mallows are known for their vegan marshmallows and have now launched the first dairy-free chocolate-coated vegan gummy bar; mixing smooth dark chocolate with sweet chewy strawberry jelly.
The new Vegumi bar is available to purchase from the Freedom Confectionery online shop https://freedommallows.com/our-shop/ ( £1.99).
DOUGHLICIOUS LAUNCHES GLUTEN-FREE VEGAN SNACKABLE COOKIE DOUGH
Known for their ready-to-bake cookie dough kits, Doughlicious has now launched its brand new Snackable Cookie Dough range with flavours including apple crumble, chocolate chip, and orange chocolate. With handy snack bags, they're perfect for work, travel, and days out; they can also be popped in the freezer and defrosted in five minutes. They're 100% organic, gluten-free and vegan friendly and have 47% less sugar than competing cookie dough brands. Snackable Cookie Dough is available from Wholefoods Market Planet Organic and Selfridges as well as from http://doughlicious.co.uk