Wheat & gluten free chocolates & candy
Scientists say that dark chocolate (in moderation) is good for the heart. And they've also recently decided that people who eat lots of of chocolate may be smarter, read Does chocolate make you clever? by Charlotte Pritchard (BBC News).
Well we suggest that it's good for the soul too. So why not indulge yourself in some good quality wheat free or gluten free chocolate, it's easy to justify... just tell yourself it's a health food.
For all you Hotel Chocolat devotees out there, the good news is that they have a new website.
The less good news is that all products on their gluten free page carry the advice that the chocolate may contain traces of wheat or gluten due to the product being manufactured within the same environment.
|Chocolatier's Table 750g|
If you want to purchase the Booja Booja brand of wheat & gluten free truffles then The Chocolate Trading Company has lots.
Their wheat & gluten free section also has a
varied selection of chocolate bars and chocolates. However they carry the advice that the chocolate may contain traces of wheat or gluten due to the product being manufactured within the same environment.
Their unique looking packaging doesn't state "gluten free", however according to their website their products are certified gluten free. Each bar is made with all-natural ingredients and ethically traded and grown cacao by farmers earning a fair wage in humane working conditions.
Doesn't that make you feel good about a little indulgence?
|Nestlé provide a comprehensive list of their gluten free chocolate and sweets, and also their other non-confectionary products.
Click here for the latest Free From list produced by
Please take careful note however that items marked with an asterisk are products containing small quantities of gluten which evidently are considered safe for the gluten free diet, this is not the same as a wheat allergy. We would exercise caution here as allergies are not generally tolerant of even tiny quantities of allergen.
|If you wish to see nutrition details for their products then click here.|