This site uses cookies. Some are essential while others improve your browsing experience and allow us to advertise. For more info visit the privacy policy page.

Allow inessential cookies for:

Your preferences have been updated.

Thanks Thanks:  0
Likes Likes:  0
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 17

Thread: Gluten free food

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    5
    Post Thanks / Like

    Gluten free and lactose free available in stores?

    What are the Dutch words for Gluten free and lactose free, so that I can find things easier in the supermarkets, when I arrive in Aruba on Friday this week!

    Thanks
    0 0
     

  2. #2
    Aruba since 1979
    Moderator
    Andrea J.'s Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Posts
    33,597
    Post Thanks / Like
    lactose dairy free is .... zuivel gratis

    gluten free is....gluten tarwe vrij


    many products in the grocery stores are USA companies where the labels are in english.

    Quote Originally Posted by Fernusjayne View Post
    What are the Dutch words for Gluten free and lactose free, so that I can find things easier in the supermarkets, when I arrive in Aruba on Friday this week!

    Thanks

  3. #3
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    5
    Post Thanks / Like
    Thanks once again Andrea - very helpful!
    0 0
     

  4. #4
    Senior Member garyiryna's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Posts
    122
    Post Thanks / Like
    Very interesting , is soya ice cream easy to get hold of in local supermarkets? And ling life soya milk ? Here soya milk is called Swedish glacé.
    0 0
     

  5. #5
    Senior Member garyiryna's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Posts
    122
    Post Thanks / Like
    Whoops, thankyou Arubalisa for reminding me. That will teach me. Won't make the same mistake again .
    0 0
     

  6. #6
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    2
    Post Thanks / Like

    Glutin Free foods available in stores?

    Coming to Aruba in December and must be able to procure glutin free foods. Any place that bakes without wheat floor?
    0 0
     

  7. #7
    Senior Member Arubalisa's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Location
    Any Aruba beach...
    Posts
    13,142
    Post Thanks / Like

  8. #8
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Posts
    1
    Post Thanks / Like
    Ling and Sons also has a wide variety of items. My daughter also needs a gluten and lactose free menu. I packed alot of items in my suitcase. It did make it easier. We did go out to eat. Some had a gluten free menu not all. You really need to ask before you go or we found out when we were at the restaurant.
    0 0
     

  9. #9
    Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    53
    Post Thanks / Like

    Gluten free food

    SInce my trip to Aruba last year both my son and I have found that we have
    to eat gluten free. Does anyone know if gluten free food can be found in the
    grocery store? I know that Arubans can have celiacs as well, but just don't
    know how much is available there. If there isn't much we will have to bring
    some of our own food. Thank you!!!
    0 0
     

  10. #10
    Aruba since 1979
    Moderator
    Andrea J.'s Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Posts
    33,597
    Post Thanks / Like
    welcome to the aruba.com community forum!

    http://www.aruba.com/forum/search.php?searchid=827165
    check out these threads click above link

    i know that Lings and Super Food carries most everything that the USA supermarkets carry.
    Am i correct in assuming that gluten free packaging states "gluten free"?
    Last edited by Andrea J.; 01-04-2011 at 09:37 AM.

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •