This group is for those of us who follow a strict gluten-free diet - because we need it to stay healthy and well. The good news is that being gluten-free is getting easier all the time. There are more ready-made products in the stores, and more and more restaurants are offering gluten-free choices. The bad news is that parties remain one of the greatest challenges for those with Celiac.  The fear of not knowing exactly what a dish contains makes most of us shy away from eating something "just in case."

That is where this group come in; as a place to come together with others who understand exactly what life is like when you have diet challenges. We try to have a variety of events to suit as many tastes as we can, but we are primarily a potluck group: friends coming together to share food and ideas. And because most of the group is Celiac (although that is not a requirement), we do require our events to be strictly gluten-free. While some here love to cook and bake, that also is not a requirement, as purchased gluten-free products are also welcome at the events. We know some members prefer to shop rather than bake, and beverages are always appreciated. We understand that life gets busy.

Check our list of upcoming meet-ups and RSVP as you can. Even if your response is "No" it is helpful to the organizers so that we can accurately plan the parties. Again, Welcome to Philadelphia Gluten-Free Potlucks!

We're 158 Members

New members must be approved by the Organizer

Content of this Meetup Group is only visible to members

Upcoming Meetups

  • Thursday, January 1, 2015 10:00 AM

    Drop-in brunch on New Year's Day

    2 Members attending
 
Founded Oct 3, 2009

Help support your Meetup

Chip in

Organizers:

Claire Baker, Julie
Contact

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Create your own Meetup Group

Get started Learn more
Henry

I decided to start Reno Motorcycle Riders Group because I wanted to be part of a group of people who enjoyed my passion... I was excited and nervous. Our group has grown by leaps and bounds. I never thought it would be this big.

Henry, started Reno Motorcycle Riders

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy