Wheat Grass, Is It Ok?
Posted 07 February 2004 - 03:06 PM
Posted 08 February 2004 - 02:02 PM
Inconclusive Blood Tests, Positive Dietary Results, No Endoscopy
G.F. - September 2003; C.F. - July 2004
Hiker, Yoga Teacher, Engineer, Painter, Be-er of Me
Posted 07 May 2004 - 08:41 PM
Posted 29 June 2004 - 02:15 PM
I am trying to understand wheat grass and barely grass. Are they gluten free or not? I recently emailed Organic Food Bar since all of their bars indicate "gluten free". I always read the labels even if it is stated. On 2 of thier bars I saw, "wheat grass powder", so I emailed them. Their response is below:
We make 7 bars.
2 have wheat and barley grass.
Technically, wheat grass and barley grass are gluten free. The gluten is
in the seed, not in the grass.
But, to avoid any potential problems, I would recommend staying with the 5
> I have a couple of questions about your bars. I have Celiacs and can not
> eat gluten. I noticed that some of your new bars have wheat grass powder
> them. I also noticed that your wrappers say 'gluten free'. I am curious
> about the wheat grass powder. What is it made from? Does it contain
> gluten? Thanks so much. Just trying to avoid becoming sick!
> Lisa A. Barella
> 305 Easy Street, Apt 15
> Mountain View, CA 94043
> (H/C) 650.906.4898
Confirmed Celiac by biopsy - July 18th 2003
4 people in family with Celiac Disease (mom, two brothers, me)
lisabarella at hotmail dot com
0 user(s) are reading this topic
0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users