Hidden Allergens to Watch Out For When Dining Out

Eating in restaurants can be tricky to navigate for those with food allergies – the items listed in the menu description often just scratch the surface of the components in each dish. Although many commercial kitchens now have ways of accommodating food allergies (like separating certain ingredients to avoid cross contamination) it’s also important for the diner to be aware of potential problems when ordering. Here are common allergens that are too often overlooked.