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Fairtrade Dark Chocolate Souffle

What I am learning in this journey is that in cooking it’s all about the method and that the tricks that chefs and bakers know is what distinguishes them from us common amateurs. It may seem obvious to you, but it’s a bit of a revelation to me! So, it’s…

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Brief note about cocoa

 #485131579 / gettyimages.com Cocoa is one of the commodities that has enjoyed most success in the fairtrade market in the UK, and it’s really no surprise since I was reading that we have the highest amount of retail chocolate and are one of the biggest chocolate consumption countries per capita…

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Fairtrade Kaju Katli (fairtrade cashew nut sweets)

So, Lucas (my 1year old) is down for a nap and I’m sipping some coffee and nibbling some delicious Kaju Katli sweet (yes, they were delicious!) and I’m very excited about telling you about this week’s experience. Well, we had a bumpy start because on Saturday after Chris and I…

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About Liberation and FTAK

Before I tell you about the cooking experience, I want to say a little bit about the product I chose for this week’s cooking experience: Fairtrade Cashew Nuts, especially because the 2 organisations I will mention are very dear to me. During my work with a charity called   http://www.twin.org.uk/ , where…

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Momories of India

So, I hinted at our trip to India a couple of posts ago, and since then I have been reminiscing about the amazing time we had and about how much the Indian culture and amazing people we met there touched us and I guess in a way changed our outlook…