These are typically not gluten free unless the restaurant uses a gluten-free batter and dedicated gluten-free fryer. Chips & Salsa: One of my favorite things to enjoy at Mexican restaurants is the chips and salsa. I don’t know why, but chips and salsa taste 100 times better at a Mexican restaurant than at home.
Does salsa have gluten in it?
Salsa is usually gluten-free, but not always. If you are extremely sensitive to gluten, note that some salsas use white vinegar which can be distilled from wheat and therefore contain small amounts of gluten.
Are the chips and salsa at Chili’s gluten free?
Chips are not gluten free so we brought in our own chips. Asked for a separate salsa bowl and waitress told us that chips fall into salsa container all the time and wouldn’t be safe to eat.
Are Mexican restaurant tortilla chips gluten free?
The chips themselves may not contain gluten, but if they’re fried in a shared fryer with any other gluten-battered food, they should not be advertised as gluten free. Ditto for the hard taco shells, made from corn…they must be fried in a dedicated fryer to be safe for consumption.
Are any Pringles gluten-free?
If you’re a Pringles fan we’re afraid we have some bad news. At the time of this writing, all Pringles contain wheat (usually wheat starch) which definitely make them NOT gluten-free. We’re sorry to burst your bubble but you should avoid Pringles if you need to eat gluten-free.
Are Doritos gluten-free?
There is only one flavor of Doritos that Frito Lay lists as being gluten-free is DORITOS® Toasted Corn Tortilla Chips. That means that for many flavors of Doritos there is a chance for cross-contamination during the manufacturing process. …
Are corn tortillas gluten-free?
Corn tortillas are a healthier alternative to flour tortillas. They provide more whole grains and have built-in portion control, as they’re typically smaller than flour tortillas. They’re also gluten-free and thus suitable for people who cannot tolerate gluten.
Does Mayo have gluten?
Mayonnaise or “mayo” is typically made from naturally gluten-free ingredients: eggs, oil, vinegar, lemon and sometimes mustard/mustard seed or other spices. Mayo brands that have a gluten-free label have passed thorough testing and are safe to eat for people with celiac disease.
Does popcorn have gluten?
Most popcorn is gluten-free
Popcorn is made from corn, which doesn’t contain gluten. In fact, corn is often recommended as a safe alternative to wheat for those with celiac disease, and most people who cannot tolerate gluten can safely enjoy corn products ( 2 ).
Is ketchup gluten-free?
Ketchup doesn’t contain wheat, barley, or rye. As such, it’s a naturally gluten-free product. However, some brands may use wheat-derived vinegar or produce their ketchup in a facility that manufactures other gluten-containing foods, which may contaminate it.
Is Wendy’s chilli gluten-free?
The taco salad, chili and frosty’s are all gluten free, as are other salads, but watch for croutons and nut allergies (pecans).
Are french fries gluten-free?
Potatoes are mostly gluten-free. However, at restaurants, if they are cooked in a fryer with battered fried foods that contain gluten there is a problem. It means the oil is contaminated and nothing prepared in that fryer is considered gluten-free.