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The Gluten Free Emporium: A London Kickstarter!

Wouldn’t it be great to have a completely gluten-free shop in London, a shop where everything is suitable for coeliacs, where there is no need to worry about contamination? A place where the staff will know their codex wheat from their xantham gum and won’t look at you askance for asking to see the label? This is what The Gluten Free Emporium wants to be. Fortunata (Julia) Zardeto and the team behind Kingston upon Thames’ Bruschetta restaurant would like to create a shop in Central London which sells quality, reasonably priced gluten-free food direct from their own kitchens and selected freefrom companies. The company (S G Senza Glutine) currently produces gluten-free pizza bases, cakes, fresh-filled pasta and gnocchi, and they wish to include in the Emporium a fresh pasta counter, a bakery and cakes section, and a deli counter. I for one am SALIVATING at the thought of the fresh pasta and gnocchi, as these are things that as an (almost) lifelong coeliac I have never tried. The team have turned to Kickstarter to raise …