Coeliac disease and digestive disorders

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This section of the Foodsmatter site looks at coeliac (celiac) disease and other food-related digestive disorders.

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'Clean eating might be in the news for all the wrong reasons, but I revel in its popularity. I secretly love the wellness trend and the way its health-obsessed devotees have nudged the gluten-free market into flower with a brilliance that seems nothing short of a miracle....' Read on....


'It was only when I started working with Anna on FreeFrom all'Italiana Primi ' says Michelle Berriedale-Johnson, 'that I realised, not only how many alternative pastas were now on the market, but how different the treatment of each one needed to be if it was to be enjoyed at its best. So here is a quick rundown. See our pasta and pizza recipe section for pasta recipes.


Cooking for a coeliac when you know nothing about gluten free cooking can be very difficult. Michelle Berridale-Johnson has some tips and ideas – a video, an article and some recipe suggestions.


A whole new range of naturally-GF beer is about to hit the market and there’s not a grain of barley in any of it. Rice, quinoa, millet and sorghum give these bottles their malted sweetness, a careful blend of hops their aroma and bitterness. Sue reports....

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