Fairtrade Fortnight: Ben & Jerry’s Launch New Ice Cream Flavour

Fairtrade Fortnight runs from 28th February – 13th March and aims to showcase the ethical products available with Fairtrade certification. Accordingly, Ben & Jerry’s has taken the opportunity to launch a new Fairtrade certified ice cream flavour. Inspired by a skit on NBC Universal’s “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon”, in which the Roots performed a song called … Read more Fairtrade Fortnight: Ben & Jerry’s Launch New Ice Cream Flavour

Recipes: Basic Pancake Recipe

Fairtrade Fortnight begins on 1st March 2011 with Pancake Day or Shrove Tuesday following the week after on 8th March 2011. Traditionally, Shrove Tuesday is the night before fasting begins for the Christian observance of Lent, therefore pancakes were a good way of using up “luxurious” eggs that would be forbidden during the fast. The … Read more Recipes: Basic Pancake Recipe