If you attended the Beardsley Zoo’s Earth Day celebration last weekend you might have met Liz Gilbert of Gilbert’s Goodies. Born out of her dietary restrictions due to food allergies, Gilbert’s Goodies are all natural, gluten-free cookies that received “Outstanding Gluten-Free Product” awards from the CT Food Association in both 2008 and 2009.
We bought the Super Dooper Snickerdoodles and Chocolate Chip Paradise bite sized cookies and the kids loved them. Visit the site just to see the full range of cookies and dough; the site will be built out in May.
Liz recommends refrigerating the cookies after opening the bag since they are preservative free. Gilbert’s Goodies are available in major natural foods retailers including Whole Foods Markets in Greenwich, Westport and West Hartford, The Organic Market in Westport, Walter Stuart’s Market in New Canaan and the following specialty stores: