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Food Allergy

Talk to Us about Your Food Allergies and Diet Needs! 

We take pride in sourcing wholesome ingredients, preparing recipes accurately and providing nutritional analysis and ingredient statements through our online menus and nutrition calculator. We are all passionate about serving students. From general manager to front line servers, we work diligently to address students’ specific needs, especially those with food allergies, Celiac disease, or special diet needs.

A team approach led by you, our educated consumer, is the best preparation for a safe school year free of allergic reactions. We want to meet one-on-one with all of our customers who have individual dining needs to ensure that your dining experience is safe, delicious, and social. If you have a food allergy/special diet concern, please call or send us a note using the feedback form.If you have additional special dietary needs or questions, please contact Matthew Timmerman, Operations Manager at Mines Market Dining facility or call him at 303-384-2668, we’re pleased to meet your individual dietary needs!

Gluten Free Dining 

Although we do not operate a gluten-free kitchen, we do offer many menu items that are naturally free from gluten. 
If you have a medical need for a gluten-free diet, we will make additional accommodations for you. For example, your burger can be prepared in a separate pan, rather than on the main grill. With prior planning, we can make modifications in certain dishes, such as preparing a piece of fish without the breadcrumb topping. We are also happy to provide you with foods from "back up" that have not been exposed to a self-serve environment, such as making you the salad of your choosing. On the deli, we would be happy to provide your meats and cheeses from "back up" rather than those in the sandwich-making environment. Many people making gluten-free choices may not need these precautions, but for those with Celiac or other medical conditions, please contact Matthew Timmerman, Operations Manager at Mines Market Dining facility or call him at 303-384-2668 to make arrangements.

Colorado School of Mines is proud to offer MyZone, allergy-safe pantry, and Simple Servings, a allergen-safe, hot food station. 

My Zone

My ZoneMy Zone is our campus “pantry” located at _____________, where food items needed by students with Celiac disease or food allergies are stored and prepared with precautions against cross-contact. This special area is free of tree nut, peanut, and gluten-containing ingredients and products. My Zone gives students the ability to be involved in their own allergen-safe meal preparation. For more information on using My Zone, please contact (Contact Person) at (XXX) XXX-XXXX or E-mail@college.edu or e-mail@sodexo.com. 

Simple Servings

Simple ServingsSimple Servings is our allergen-safe, dining option for our customers with food allergies, gluten intolerance, or those who prefer plain and simple foods. The Simple Servings station offers food free from common allergens: peanuts, tree nuts, shellfish, wheat, soy, milk products, and eggs.  All foods offered are also free from gluten-containing ingredients. Simple Servings staff members are carefully trained to avoid cross-contact with food allergens. Separate equipment, storage areas, utensils and preparation areas minimize, but do not totally eliminate, the chances of gluten and allergens in our Simple Servings foods. Simple Servings is open to anyone and is located at                            , running five or seven days a week from                    to                    on weekdays and from                    to                  on weekends. Check out the menu for Simple Servings menu today at (Provide link to Dining Location Menu)! 

For more information on Simple Servings, please contact (Contact Person) at (XXX) XXX-XXXX or E-mail@college.edu or e-mail@sodexo.com. 

Simple Servings: providing convenient, delicious, and secure options.  Focus on your future, not your food allergy.

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