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chocolate & cocoa

Fair trade chocolate bars from equal exchange

Ready… set… chocolate sale! 5 steps to hosting a great one

Do you really need another reason to include more chocolate in your life? Hosting a chocolate sale can help you earn money for your group…

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A chocolate pie made with organic chocolate

Death By Chocolate Pie

No dessert celebrates the holidays, friends, and family quite like a pie! Equal Exchange’s chocolate supply chain coordinator, Laura Bechard, can attest to that…

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Fair trade almond joys

Fair Trade Almond Joys

Love candy? When you make your own Fair Trade Almond Joys, you know exactly what’s in them. In the case of these delightful…

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two cupped hands hold dried cocoa beans

Organic Cacao: Bean to Bar

Do you know where chocolate comes from? Have you ever seen a cacao bean or a cacao pod? Most people have only experienced the end…

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unloading sugarcane at the collection center in paraguay

Organic Sugar: Cane to Table

The sugar we use in our chocolate and cocoa comes from fair trade and organic sugarcane! Our co-operative partners work hard to provide a…

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Chocolate almond cups broken open show the almond butter inside.

Almond Butter Cups

Offer a snack that is vegan, paleo, gluten-free … and tastes decadent! You and your family can enjoy while feeling good about the ingredients…

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Peanut Butter Balls

No-Bake Buckeyes

  These delicious peanut butter balls taste similar to the peanut butter cups we are all familiar with from our youth. Easy to make…

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Cacao Pods

The Current Storm: The Realities of Climate Change for Cacao Producers

By: Dana Drugmand, Equal Exchange Barista On Thursday October 11th, a group of activists, teachers, friends and allies gathered in the Equal Exchange cafe for…

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Chili mocha, with spicy hot chocolate

Mix up a Chilly Chili Mocha

  How are you keeping cool and caffeinated this summer? We’ve worked up this simple recipe for a Chilly Chili Mocha. Or is it…

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Close up of two spoons with ingredients for spice rub

BBQ Spice Rub for Coffee Lovers

Do you enjoy a hot cup of coffee in the morning as much as we do? Do you love red meat? Then you’ll…

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ingredientes para mole poblano

Celebrando el cinco de mayo con mole poblano de comercio justo

Traducido por Mercedes Paloma Lopez Mancillas, de la Oficina Regionál del Suroeste de CRS en San Antonio, Texas y por Scarlett de la Vega…

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Mole made with fair trade cocoa and fair trade almonds

Mole Poblano with a Fairly-Traded Twist

    Pollo en Mole Poblano is a traditional Mexican dish of chicken simmered in a dark, spicy, chocolate-based sauce. This spring, Equal Exchange…

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Holding mugs of autumn spice hot cocoa outdoors

How to Make: Autumn Spice Hot Cocoa

  We have the perfect treat for fall! This easy-to-make spiced hot cocoa tastes like chocolaty pumpkin pie, and you’ll want to…

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Chocolate Covered Strawberries

How to Make Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! You know what that means: sweets for your sweetheart. Celebrate the day by making these easy, delicious…

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