by Cliona Duffy
We’ve compiled a list of some of the best Fairtrade wines.
By choosing Fairtrade wine you are supporting projects that benefit producers and their loved ones, while raising a glass with yours.
The perfect dinner pairing
Fairtrade Irresistible Sauvignon Blanc – Co-op
Served at our own 25th Celebrations this year, with zesty citrus flavours this refreshing wine is the perfect choice for a dinner party. Hailing from some of the best vineyards in the Cape.
Best with beef
Fairtrade Shiraz SO Organic – Sainsbury’s
This smooth and mellow Shiraz is great with red meat.
Perfect for Parties
Finest Fairtrade South African Chenin Blanc – Tesco
This dry and fresh Chenin Blanc from Breede River Valley in South Africa is perfect for parties. Delicious on its own or with light dishes and canapes it’s a great all rounder and is suitable for vegans too.
Delicious with Dessert
Fairtrade Rose Moscato – Sainsbury’s
Just the thing for celebrations, this Rose Moscato is bursting with fruity bubbles. Perfect on its own or to accompany dessert with friends and family.
For enjoying on a summer picnic
Hun Wine – Tesco
Perfect for a summer’s day, HUN’s canned vegan and Fairtrade Rosé also comes in a sparking variety. A premium province-style Rosé from the heart of South Africa. With a pale orange-tinted pink colour, it is assertive yet complex on the palate with fragrant flavours of grapefruit & strawberries. It has a touch of acidity to finish.
Fairtrade Irresistible Malbec – Co-op
Winner of this year’s Fairtrade Wine of the Year, this Malbec is fabulously versatile. Full bodied, its plum and cherry aromas work equally well on their own as they do accompanying a meal.
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