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Starbucks offers free brownies for Fairtrade Fortnight

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Starbucks UK has set up a facebook page informing members of a new offer it has launched around Fairtrade Fortnight

The deal means you get a free Fairtrade chocolate brownie when you buy coffee from Starbucks – but N.B. it’s only valid on Friday 26th February 2010.

To download the voucher visit: http://wish.starbuckscard.co.uk/brownie/free_brownie_day_voucher_uk.pdf

Starbucks® Espresso Roast is 100% Fairtrade certified

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World’s First Fairtrade Vodka: FAIR

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In a bid to help us drink responsibly, FAIR, the first and only Quinoa-based and fairtrade-certified Vodka has just arrived in London.

The founders, Alexandre Koiransky and Jean-Francois Daniel have managed to create a vodka that is sustainable, fair, delicious and looks cool.  Not having drunk much neat vodka since my irresponsible teen drinking days, I really was pleasantly surprised at how well it went down.

At £30 a bottle, FAIR is meticulously crafted in small batches.  This quinoa (keen-wah) -based vodka is incredibly smooth, perfect to drink on its own, or in yummy cocktails just like the ones I had at the launch.

FAIR won ‘Best tasting vodka 2009’ taking a gold medal at the New York Spirits Awards in June this year and was also rated as ‘exceptional’ by the Chicago Beverage Institute last month with a whopping 93 points!

Next to launch is their Goji berry liquor, I was lucky enough to try it and, even though I am not a massive fan of the berries, the drink is nectar!

For sales please contact: FAIR Jean-Francois Daniel jfdaniel@fairtradespirits.com