A new gluten free restaurant certification organization has been established in Tennessee. It’s instituting a certification process for restaurants in order to help customers find safe, allergy-friendly places to eat.[Read more…] about New Gluten Free Restaurant Certification
Eating out with celiac disease
Burtons Grill and Bar is a godsend. I’ve gotten sick so many times at restaurants, I rarely eat out anymore unless the entire restaurant is gluten free. It’s not worth the hassle and the risk to my health.
If I do try to eat out, I usually spend a ton of time interrogating the staff until they’re thoroughly annoyed with me, and until I’m pretty confident they have no idea how to prepare a celiac-safe meal.