Wholesome Sweeteners

MyFairtrade Honey latest food obsession is Wholesome Sweeteners, a Fairtrade Certified Honey! I know it’s not chocolate, but it is delicious! I love it on tea, on peanut butter sandwiches, or just by the spoonful.

While honey isn’t slave-grown like cocoa, a lot of beekeepers face financial problems because “[they] depend on local middlemen to buy their honey. In a weak bargaining position, beekeepers often sell their honey at a fraction of the real value.” (Quote from http://www.fairtrade.net/honey.html.) Fairtrade honey cuts out the middle man to pay beekeepers fair prices. You can learn more here and here!


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