5 of Our Favourite Fair Trade Chocolates

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Everybody loves chocolate. But not everybody pays attention to how these delectable treats are made or how these chocolate ingredients are sourced. Unfortunately, many chocolates are not slave-free, meaning the cocoa beans to make them come from the most impoverished regions of the world where labour laws are non-existent.

Fair trade chocolates are chocolates made from ethically sourced ingredients like cocoa and sugar. At the same time, they support farmers living in disadvantaged communities by paying a fair price for their products, for this case cocoa beans and sugar.

Fair trade products are made to strict ethical standards, and many of these products are organic meaning they’ve been produced without exposing the environment to harmful chemicals.

It is likely that you’ve never heard of fair trade chocolates before. However, many people may be surprised to find out that some of the chocolate brands they recognise are produced using an ethical sourcing process.

If you’re a chocolate lover, we highly recommended that you pay attention to the ingredients in your favourite chocolate bar. You should switch to fair trade chocolates.

Here’s a short list of some of our favourite fair trade chocolates.

Tony's Chocolonely Milk Chocolate

Tony’s Chocolonely chocolate was created to put a healthy spin on a favorite indulgence. In fact, our all-natural chocolate bars have always been Fairtrade Certified and made with outstanding non-GMO ingredients.

Experience the fantastic taste of our classic 32% milk chocolate with its elegant cocoa butter flavor. They make it from the finest ethically sourced cocoa beans, and simply add other natural ingredients to make this chocolatey goodness. No more, no less. The result: chocolate with silky smooth flavor and quality.

Gnaw Organic Mixed Chocolate Buttons

Gnaw Organic Mixed Chocolate Buttons is a bag filled with a mix of milky chocolate, white chocolate and dark chocolate. This is the ultimate mix for people who love all natural chocolate. A tasty chocolate treat for the whole family, perfect for sharing.

All three chocolate variants are made from ethically sourced cocoa butter and other natural ingredients. They’re made without gluten and 100% vegan-friendly.

Willie's Cacao Milk of the Gods

Just like the name says, this is Willie's Cacao Milk of the Gods. It is so silky smooth that it will make you swoon. It’s a delicious milk chocolate made from the finest natural ingredients. It’s made from raw sugar cane, cocoa butter and milk powder. Made in small batches from their factory in Devon, this delectable milk chocolate does not contain soya lecithin or vanilla.

Gnaw Milk Chocolate Bar

This milk chocolate bar from Gnaw chocolate is a little bit of heaven and delectably superior. This handmade chocolate bar will rock your world. Made in-house with our own recipe for a milk chocolate made from the best responsibly sourced cacao, its rich flavor and creamy texture will have you gobbling it up. Moisture-rich without being greasy, this bar is the perfect combination of decadence and freshness.

It’s palm oil free, gluten free and 100% vegan-friendly. It also comes in compostable packaging which is a huge plus in our book.

Tony's Chocolonely Extra Dark Chocolate

Tony's Chocolonely Extra Dark Chocolate is dark as the night but deliciously smooth. It’s made from a lot of ethically sourced cocoa beans and fair trade sugar. It’s the perfect chocolate treat for the ultimate chocolate lover.


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