Category Archives: soya free

Morrison’s Free From Christmas Pudding Review

As part of our Great Free From Christmas Pudding Review 2015 today we are reviewing:

Morrison’s Free From Christmas Pudding.

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Morrison's Free From Christmas Pudding

What is it?
Spiced Fruit pudding with cider

Ingredients:
Sultanas (27%), Sugar, Cider (11%), Raisins (9%), Rice Flour, Currants (5%), Palm Oil, Candied Citrus Peel (Glucose Syrup, Orange Peel, Sugar, Lemon Peel, Acidity Regulator (Citric Acid)), Water, Gram Flour, Molasses, Potato Flour, Maize Flour, Rum, Salt, Maize Starch, Mixed Spice (Coriander, Cinnamon, Clove, Fennel, Ginger, Nutmeg, Cardamom), Lemon Juice, Dextrose, Orange Peel, Lemon Peel.

Free From:
Dairy
Gluten
Wheat
Soya
Egg
Meat
Honey

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We’re Back – Now With Less Coconut

We’re back with a few changes….

Basically:
1. I still can’t eat dairy.
2. I can eat gluten.
3. My daughter has a horrendous allergy to….coconut! Yup, the Violife Cheese really was too good to be true.
4. Yes I know coconut is a really unusual allergy.
5. There will be lots of new reviews.
6. They will not contain coconut.
7. Or dairy.
8. I’ve missed you all.

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Chi Caffe Latte

Today I am reviewing

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Chi Caffe Latte. Just spotted this in Asda and since it was on offer for £1 I decided to try one. Oddly enough it was with the standard drinks not the freefrom section and I did not know until today that these were Dairy-free.

What is it?
Coconut based drink with espresso
Cold coffee

Ingredients:
Water, coconut cream, coconut palm sugar, insulin, coffee powder, natural flavourings, sucrose ester.

Free from:
Dairy
Gluten
Soya (as far as I can see)
Honey
Gelatine
Meat

Thus suitable for:
Coeliacs
Vegans
Vegetarians
Allergy/intolerance sufferers

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Tesco Value Coleslaw and Potato Salad

Today I am reviewing

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Tesco value coleslaw and potato salad

Tesco Value Potato Salad and Coleslaw.
Its surprisingly hard to find coleslaw and potato salad without dairy, however if you are willing to part with a whole 60p you can buy both of these!

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Covent Garden Slow Roast Tomato Soup

Today I am reviewing

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New Covent Garden Slow Roast Tomato Soup.
I’m not sure why soup makers feel the need to repeatedly marry tomato with dairy but there definitely seems to be some unwritten rule that tomato needs softening with cow based produce. I was surprised that this soup contained no dairy and also cost only £1. Thus I broke my “no ‘posh’ fresh soup” ban.

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Co Yo Dairy-free Yogurt

Today we are reviewing

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Coyo yogurt

Co Yo Dairy-free Yogurt.
Saw this about a month ago and was shocked at how expensive it was £3.49 for big tub, £1.99 for small. Curiosity got the better of me and I thought I’d test out this pricey pud.

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What is it?
Thick yogurt made from coconut
One whole coconut in every tub
Free from lots of stuff
Vanilla or plain this review is for vanilla

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500 Likes! (Plus favourite reviews)

Thank you everybody!

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500 likes

I an really happy to have received 500 likes on Thank You For The Moosick, to think that readers have taken the time to ‘like’ a review means a lot.

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To celebrate this small milestone I have included below a list of some of my favourite products I have reviewed.

I think for 1000 Likes I shall organise a giveaway of some free from goodies.

Some of my favourite dairy-free reviews (all also gluten free and vegan unless stated):
Tesco Freefrom Strawberry and Vanilla Cones ‘Cornettos’
Violife Cheese Block
Swedish Glace Icecream
Directions Hair Dye
Lazy Day Tiffin
10 Acre Cheese & Onion Crisps
Food Heaven Cheesecake
Sainsbury’s Naans (not vegan)
Kiddylicious Smoothie Melts
Tesco Choc Muffin (not vegan)
Goody Good Stuff Cola Bottles

Thank you again everybody

No Moo, No Sick!

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Achva Vanilla Flavored Sesame Halva

Today I am reviewing

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Achva halva

Vanilla Flavored Sesame Halva.
Having never tried halva before, nor really knowing what it was I’m not 100% sure why I picked up this little tub in the world food section of Tesco, but upon discovering it met my dietary requirements I bought it.

What is it?
A sweet desserty confectionary
Made from sesame paste (tahini?)
Wikipedia says this type of Halva is popular in Poland and the Middle East.

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Tesco Freefrom Battered Onion Rings (gluten free onion rings)

Today I am reviewing

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Tesco Freefrom Battered Onion Rings.
These are new in the frozen Freefrom section of Tesco, had to buy they because I used to love a good onion ring sandwich.

What are they?
Crispy battered rings of onion
Frozen
Oven cooked for 15-18 mins

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Viotros Violife Slices

Today I am reviewing

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Violife Slices.
Finding these alongside the Violife Creamy and Violife Slab Cheeses were a highlight of my weekend shop. But did it meet my expectations?

What is it?
Vegan/Dairy-free cheese SLICES
Yup slices
Ready to stick in a sandwich
Ready to toast (more on this later)
Ready to roll up and stick in your mouth whilst saying nom nom nom (pretend you didn’t read that).
You get 10 slices which is oddly more than I expected

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