As autumn begins, Jenna Farmer roundups the best gluten and dairy-free launches to add to your basket this month.
HECK ADDS 60/40 OPTIONS TO THEIR GLUTEN FREE RANGE
HECK's gluten-free pork, chicken, and plant-based ranges are now available as a Flexitarian range. Heck's new burgers are made with 60% meat (pork or chicken) and 40% veggies - perfect for anyone trying to cut back on their meat intake or eat a more balanced diet. Flavours include Chicken, Minted Pea and Spinach, Chicken, Mushroom and Wild Rice and Pork, Oven Roast Tomato and Chipolata.
HECK’s Flexitarian and Pork Italia ranges will be available from Tesco stores nationwide and www.heckfood.co.uk from the end of September.
TASTESMITHS ADDS BERBERE CURRY KIT TO THEIR CURRY KITS RANGE
With national curry week taking place this month, Tastesmith has added another curry kit to their offering. The berbere curry kit. Berbere curry is a traditional Ethiopian dish that is known for its peppery, tangy flavour. This kit is full of flavour and includes staples such as chilli, fresh whole ginger, garlic and spices such as fenugreek and cinnamon. Simply add chopped tomatoes and a few other storecupboard ingredients to make a great dish that works just as well with meat and chicken as it does with veggie substitutes too.
The new Berbere Curry kit is available from www.tastesmiths.com.
CANDY KITTEN LAUNCHES GOURMET VEGAN SWEET RANGE
Candy Kittens’ new gummy range - Gourmies have been designed to appeal to a ‘grown-up’ palate of sweet lovers The Gourmies range is available in three exotic hybrid flavours; Orchard Apple & Dragon Fruit, Sweet Raspberry & Guava and Blood Orange & Pomegranate-all equally addictive. As always they're gluten-free and vegan. too.
Stockist: www.candykittens.co.uk Ocado, Waitrose, Sainsbury's and Tesco
BOUNDLESS ACTIVATED SNACKING LAUNCHES ACTIVATED CRISPS
Boundless Activated Snacking, are back with another tasty snack range that is packed with gut-health benefits. A twist on classic crisps, their world-first Activated Chips are made using the ancient super grain, Sorghum, which is soaked then sprouted to unlock its impressive range of nutrients and for supporting digestion. They come in two flavours Chipotle & Lime and Sea Salt & Cider Vinegar.
Boundless Activated Chips will be available nationwide from 24th August from the Boundless Activated Snacking website and from Amazon this September, RRP: £1.80 / 80g bag.
GLUTEN-FREE VEGAN BROWNIES AVAILABLE AT THE HOMEMADE BROWNIE COMPANY
Looking for gift options of sweet treats that are gluten-free and vegan? Gluten-free brownie company The Homemade Brownie Company offers a range of gluten-free, vegan brownies; with flavours including salted caramel and peanut butter. All are equally sweet, gooey and irresistible to stop at one.
Choose from gift boxes or opt for a giant brownie tray.
Gluten-free and vegan brownies are available at The Homemade Brownie Company.
TREAT TRUNK LAUNCHES LETTERBOX SNACK SUBSCRIPTION
Vegan subscription box brand Treat Trunk has launched its letterbox version of its popular healthy snack boxes.- Each box offers a selection of 8 vegan, sugar sensible snacks through your door each month in handy letterbox sized packaging.
Treat Trunk's letterbox snack subscription is £12.99 and can be purchased at www.treattrunk.co.uk
GLUTEN-FREE LITTLE COOK'S GETS READY FOR HALLOWEEN WITH THEIR OCTOBER BOX
The October Halloween box of Gluten-Free Little Cooks is all about the ‘Spooky Spectacular’. The children will be guided to make Spooky Spiders, complete with legs, bodies and googly eyes, Monster mummies and then be free to let their imagination run wild with the rest of the decorations to create their own monster cupcakes.
. The boxes arrive at your home via Royal Mail with all the gluten-free dry ingredients you need along with a recipe card with photo step by step instructions, a learning activity and a welcome note. You provide the egg, butter/milk of your dietary choice.
Gluten-Free Little Cooks is available from https://glutenfreelittlecook.com/
GOAL POWER LAUNCHES HEALTHY CHILDREN'S SNACK BAR
Goal Power is a new kid's healthy flapjack snack and game that promotes children to reach their goals and enjoy a healthy active lifestyle. The idea is the children enjoy the healthy, fibre and nutrition-packed snack and then they can collect cards to swap with friends and set goals online to achieve. There are two products: Strawberry Oat Bars and Blueberry Oat Bars and two characters: Em Power and Will Power to inspire kids to get fit! Both are made with gluten-free oats, have no added sugar and are high in fibre.
Goal Power can be ordered at https://goalpower.co.uk/