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Meet the artisans – Zaytoun

Zaytoun supports an olive tree planting project which is run by the Palestine Fair Trade Association (PFTA) and produces the organic, fair trade olive oil, dates, maftoul and freekeh which we sell in the shop. Through the PFTA farmers can apply to become growers. In order for their application to be successful they must show that they […]

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Fairtrade Maftoul and Lentil Salad Recipe

Fairtrade Recipes Fairtrade Maftoul and Lentil Salad Recipe Our Fairtrade Maftoul and Lentil Salad Recipe makes the perfect side dish to accompany any meat or vegetarian dishes. Packed with protein and very tasty. Served hot.   Ingredients: 100g spinach – most chopped, reserve some for serving Generous bunch parsley, chopped 150g Palestinian Maftoul 300ml vegetable or chicken stock 1 can […]

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Maftoul Salad Fairtrade recipe

Fairtrade Recipes Maftoul Salad The perfect salad for many occasions. Quick and simple to make. Can be served hot or cold. Plus, this Maftoul Salad is versatile as it can be used as starter, side or as a main.   Ingredients: 250g Zaytoun maftoul 5 tbsp Zaytoun olive oil 75g Traidcraft raisins 1 onion, diced 1 […]

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World Fair Trade Day Blog post – May 2016

World Fair Trade Day Blog post – May 2016   Author: Lucy Rogers May 14th is World Fair Trade Day.  It is a day, promoted by the World Fair Trade Organisation, to celebrate the contribution fair trade makes to fighting poverty and providing a just and ethical working environment. This year the slogan for the day […]