Testing food before you eat it – is it gluten free?

Hallmark Analytical Ventures are selling a test – the Gluten FlowThrough Test – so you can see if there is gluten in food before you eat it.

This doesn’t look like something you’d whip out in a restaurant. It is quite complicated and time-consuming (10-15 minutes for food, 6-8 minutes for liquids), and it is quite expensive. However, if there was a product you particularly wanted to test at home – perhaps a ready-meal that you wanted to be able to share with your partner on a regular basis – then it might be worth a try.

Published by


Lucy is the mother of a coeliac, and has been managing a gluten free diet for her daughter for 20 years - though, to be fair, she does do most of it herself now...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *