I have returned from vacation and was planning a lovely post on how great Mexico was, but ran across this in the news this morning and had to share it.
This is so cool - Peapod is an on-line grocery store.
Peapod delivers to 1,500 zip codes and over 12,700,000 households in the following metro areas:
Peapod features over 8,000 products in a range of categories: produce; meat and seafood; deli items; prepared foods; natural and organic foods; Kosher foods; office and school supplies; seasonal items; and video products; pet items; health and beauty aids; wine, beer and spirits (in specific markets) and private labels from Peapod by Stop & Shop and Peapod by Giant
So what is so cool about that? The company now has what they call a Nutrifilter which you can use to determine the contents of their food products, including gluten. Here is a news article on Nutrifilter.
According to Peapod's website, the filter will:
Even though they do not deliver to this area yet, I had to try it out and not on something easy like bread. So I tried chicken broth and some dairy products and it seemed to work great. However, when I tried gum and candy, there were some items that I know are gluten free that did not show up as so.
I'd be curious to see if anyone else has tried this out and what they think.