Welcome to the
Vinegar Free webpage.
  "We want this to be the one stop place for people that are allergic to vinegar. "        


Other names for Vinegar are Acetic Acid (Food number 260) or Ethanoic acid

Foods that are usually found with Vinegar in them:

  • Mayonnaise

  • Most Bread Crumbs and Bread which could include Sausage rolls, Sausages, etc

  • Olives, Pickles and most Sun Dried products

  • Most commercial stocks

  • Lots of sauces, mustard etc

  • Lots of Curries

  • Some flavorings in packet chips and hot chips, like most Chicken Salt.

  • Commercial Gravies

  • Marzipan

  • Commercial icings

  • Marinades

  • Fruit Cakes

  • Some Pastries

  • Tomato Sauce

  • Fish Batter

  • Some Riccotta Cheese

  • Some Mascarpone 

  • Some Boccioni


  • Some soap on tap

  • We have found 1.25 lt and 2lt Soft Drink bottles that have PET or PETE in the triangle are made with acetic acid (Vinegar) and can leach and make people sick!

  • We have found that many hotels etc polish their cutlery in a water/vinegar solution, so this is another trp to watch out for.


  • Citrus like Lemon and Lime Juice

Still working on this list, so this isn't all food. If you know of one, please email us

We are working on vinegar free recipes, so if you have any, please send, and we can post here for everyones benefit.

Click here for a Facebook Group on Vinegar Allergy