Has anyone tried the Amy's brand (supposedly) gluten free products? I tried the refried beans that said gluten free on the can, but yet was produced in a facility that contains wheat. I ingnored it in hopes that I wouldn't react and my stomach swelled really bad. It is frustrating to me that they can put gluten free on a product when infact in may not be.

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Jenica - posted on 02/10/2009

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We eat the Amy's brand soups that say gluten free on the can and have not had any problems. We have also had a few of their frozen entrees with no problems. I have called them in the past and  they say they clean equipment between batches. 

Amy - posted on 01/21/2009

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I'm actually a gluten free manufacturer and if it's not in a dedicated gluten free facility I would steer clear. Or ask them if they test their batches. I know of some companies who will throw out a whole batch of product if the gluten is too high and then they start all over again.

Kibbie - posted on 01/19/2009

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My daughter can do everything that has gluten free ingrediants but is maid in the "facility that contains wheat"  maybe your sensitivity is higher.  I hear that those who are diagnosed quickly have less of a sensitivity than those tho lived with the symptoms for a while.

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