A selection of fairly traded products supporting small Palestinian farming communities. Our box contains:
- Sweet and succulent whole Medjoul dates from Jericho (250g containing stones)
- Maftoul – a nutty wholegrain alternative to couscous and rice. Made from organic bulgar and wholegrain wheat, it is cracked, hand-rolled and dried in the Palestinian sun (250g)
- Freekeh – Durum wheat harvested while still green, roasted on an open fire, then rubbed to remove the husk. Easy to use in dishes such as pilaf, risotto and salad (250g)
- Olive Oil – traditionally produced organic extra virgin olive oil (250ml)
- Herb Mix – a zesty thyme mix traditionally eaten as a dip with olive oil and bread, or as a season for meat, fish and vegetables (80g)
Contents may vary slightly due to seasonal or supply restrictions.
Your box, made from sturdy brown cardboard, will arrive tied with ribbon with a plain Kraft gift card attached. A lovely gift all ready to go!
Flavours of Palestine
Each pack contains a leaflet explaining the stories behind these special products and our supplier assessments. Please contact us if you would like to buy items separately.
- This local project provides training and an exporting opportunity for poor farming communities living under very difficult circumstances due to the occupation
- It has planted 50,000 olive trees since 2005 and provides university grants to 10 farmers’ children annually
- Zaytoun are a co-operative and WFTO member dedicated to developing a UK market for produce from small Palestinian producers