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Best Fair Trade Coffees in 2021

The Bestselling Fair Trade Coffees Reviewed – August 2021​

Bestseller No. 1
Tiny Footprint Coffee - Peru, Medium Roast, Carbon Negative, USDA Organic, Fair Trade Certified, Ground Coffee, 16 Ounce
  • FLAVOR PROFILE: This is coffee you can sip all day. Pleasing, soft caramel-like mouth feel balanced by elegant citrus acidity and a sweet, clean finish
  • ORGANIC: 100% Organic Shade-Grown Arabica Coffee
  • FAIR TRADE & SINGLE ORIGIN: Cenfrocafe's investments in grower education and processing infrastructure (made possible by the above fair trade price premium we pay for this gem) have resulted in year after year improvements in quality and consistency
  • CRAFT ROASTED in our vintage 90 kilo German-built Probat drum roaster retrofitted with modern fuel-efficient ribbon burners, delivering perfectly roasted coffee every time
  • CARBON NEGATIVE: Tiny Footprint Coffee is the world’s first carbon negative coffee. For every pound that’s sold, we donate a portion of the proceeds to fund reforestation in Ecuador’s Mindo Cloud Forest. Over time, these trees will remove 54 lbs. of CO2 from the atmosphere as well as provide habitat for hundreds of native plant and animal species
Bestseller No. 2
Kenya AA Coffee. Ground Coffee Beans. Fresh Roasted Coffee. 100% Single Source Fair Trade Kenyan Coffee with verifiable Coffee Kenya Mark of Origin by Java House Africa (13.23oz/375gms) (2)
  • 100% KENYA AA WHOLE BEAN ARABICA COFFEE (2 PACK). SO WHAT MAKES A KENYA AA SO UNIQUE? The sweet fruity SL 28 Bourbon Arabica Coffee Variety is grown in Kenya’s high altitudes with red, well drained volcanic soils and just the right amount of rainfall and equatorial sunshine. Additionally, meticulous attention to detail in coffee processing by well developed, farmer co-operatives all contribute in producing true Specialty Coffee like Java House Africa’s Kenya AA.
  • PREMIUM HAND ROASTED COFFEE - BRINGS OUT THE FULL FLAVOUR – Medium roasted in small batches with careful precision by experienced Master Roasters to bring out the Full Flavour. With our ISO certified roasting system, you can expect Perfect Consistency in every Vacuum Sealed Bag.
  • FRUITY FRAGRANCE & AROMA, BRIGHT FLAVOUR – PERFECT HOT OR COLD BREW - Java House Africa’s Kenya AA Smooth, Full Body Coffee draws you in with the intense Fruity Fragrance in the grounds that almost doesn’t want you to exhale and then comes alive in your palate with a Bright Blackcurrant and Grape-like Flavour that lingers on in an after taste that seems to last forever. A truly unforgettable experience.
  • FAIR TRADE – FARMERS GET FAIR PRICE FOR THEIR COFFEE - We buy our coffee from the highly organized network Farmer’s Coffee Cooperatives that bring the produce of their small-holder grower members to a well developed and transparent auction system that ensures they get fair prices.
  • NEW PACKAGING, SAME GREAT COFFEE - Packaging may vary depending on roast date.
Bestseller No. 3
Peace Coffee Guatemala, Dark Roast (Guatemala Single Origin) Organic Fair Trade Coffee, Ground 20 oz. Bag
  • TASTING NOTES: bittersweet chocolate, cherry, anise
  • SINGLE ORIGIN: 100% USDA certified organic coffee beans from Apecaform Cooperative in Pueblo Nuevo, Guatemala
  • DARK ROAST: Our most popular dark roasted coffee
  • ORGANIC & FAIR TRADE: All Peace Coffees are organic, fair trade and sourced from small growers
  • B CORP CERTIFIED: Certified by the B Lab to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance
Bestseller No. 4
Bean & Bean Downtown Blend Organic Coffee Beans – Medium Roast Coffee Blend – Creamy, Clean and Smooth Fair Trade Whole Bean Coffee – Ideal Espresso Coffee Beans, 12oz
  • DOWNTOWN BLEND: Smooth and creamy with tasting notes of roasted nuts, cedar and sweet herbs, this medium roast coffee is a signature house coffee blend that has been fueling New Yorkers for over a decade.
  • WHOLE BEAN COFFEE: Ready to grind before brewing for the freshest, most flavorful cup, enjoy our freshly roasted organic coffee beans your way. These medium roast whole coffee beans are ideal espresso beans.
  • ORGANIC & FAIR TRADE: This certified fair trade and organic whole bean coffee is a blend of organic coffee beans from Latin America, Africa and Asia that supports fair compensation for farmers.
  • ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE: We are mindful of our environmental impact, and source our organic whole coffee beans from small coffee farms who work with the environment, not dominate it.
  • BEAN & BEAN: Our family owned coffee roasting company has 4 cafés in New York City and New Jersey, and we roast our coffee whole beans at our own roastery in Little Neck, Queens, NY.
Bestseller No. 5
Tiny Footprint Coffee Nicaragua Segovia, Dark Roast, Carbon Negative, USDA Organic, Fair Trade Certified, Ground Coffee, Chocolate, 16 Oz
  • FLAVOR PROFILE: Sultry, bold dark roast tones with notes of chocolate craft roasted leaving traditional Nicaraguan flavors of bright apricot, fig, and spice
  • ORGANIC: 100% Organic Shade-Grown Arabica Coffee
  • FAIR TRADE & SINGLE ORIGIN: PRODECOOP uses its proceeds to bring improved living standards to its growing membership and fund programs in medical care, education and environmental sustainability
  • CRAFT ROASTED in our vintage 90 kilo German-built Probat drum roaster retrofitted with modern fuel-efficient ribbon burners, delivering perfectly roasted coffee every time
  • CARBON NEGATIVE: Tiny Footprint Coffee is the world’s first carbon negative coffee. For every pound that’s sold, we donate a portion of the proceeds to fund reforestation in Ecuador’s Mindo Cloud Forest. Over time, these trees will remove 54 lbs. of CO2 from the atmosphere as well as provide habitat for hundreds of native plant and animal species
Bestseller No. 6
5lb Fair Trade Certified Nicaraguan Whole Bean Dark Roast Coffee, 100% Arabica Specialty Coffee, 80 ounces, 5 pounds, Bulk Coffee
  • Roasted and packed the same day. Fresh Coffee. The way coffee should be.
  • Fair Trade USA Certified Whole Bean Coffee. Dark Roast.
  • Excellent full body, well rounded coffee.
  • 100% of profits go towards Orphan Care and Orphan Prevention. When you purchase Gobena Coffee you are making a difference in the lives of orphaned and vulnerable children around the world.
  • Roasted using a Joper Small Batch Roaster. Joper Roasters are known for their cast iron roasting drum, which ensure that the coffee is roasted evenly and with no hotspots. Each batch of coffee is carefully roasted to bring out full flavor of the bean.
  • Ingredients: 100% Organic Nicaraguan Coffee Beans
Bestseller No. 7
Mount Hagen Arabica Coffee 8.8 oz, Pack of 2, Organic Coffee Ground, Fair Trade Coffee Organic, Ground Coffee Medium Roast, Gourmet Coffee French Press, Medium Roast, House Blend 100% Highland Arabica
  • MOUNT HAGEN: A trailblazer of organic Fair Trade Coffee production, the original golden standard
  • 100% ARABICA: Master blend hand-picked from the highlands of Papua New Guinea, Peru and Honduras
  • MEDIUM ROAST: Slow-roasted for opulent flavor that hits the sweet spot for coffee aficionados
  • FLAVOR PROFILE: Rounded, balanced, silky smooth with hints of nut, warm spice notes & subtle acidity
  • PERFECTED LUXURY: Suitable for French press, coffee machines and coffee filters
Bestseller No. 8
AmazonFresh Organic Fair Trade Peru Ground Coffee, Medium Roast, 12 Ounce (Pack of 3)
  • Fragrant medium roast Peruvian coffee with a smooth finish
  • Three 12-ounce bags of ground coffee
  • 100% Arabica coffee grown in Peru
  • Fair Trade certified, USDA Organic coffee
  • Roasted and packed in the U.S.A.
  • Satisfaction Guarantee: We’re proud of our products. If you aren’t satisfied, we’ll refund you for any reason within a year of purchase. 1-877-485-0385
  • An Amazon brand
Bestseller No. 9
AmazonFresh Organic Fair Trade Peru Ground Coffee, Medium Roast, 12 Ounce
  • Fragrant medium roast Peruvian coffee with a smooth finish
  • One 12-ounce bag of ground coffee
  • 100% Arabica coffee grown in Peru
  • Fair Trade certified, USDA Organic coffee
  • Roasted and packed in the U.S.A.
  • Shown as a serving suggestion
  • Satisfaction Guarantee: We’re proud of our products. If you aren’t satisfied, we’ll refund you for any reason within a year of purchase. 1-877-485-0385
  • An Amazon brand
Bestseller No. 10
Peace Coffee Guatemala Dark Roast (Guatemala Single Origin), Organic Fair Trade Coffee, Whole Bean 20 oz. Bag
  • TASTING NOTES: bittersweet chocolate, cherry, anise
  • SINGLE ORIGIN: 100% USDA certified organic coffee beans from Apecaform Cooperative in Pueblo Nuevo, Guatemala
  • DARK ROAST: Our most popular dark roasted coffee
  • ORGANIC & FAIR TRADE: All Peace Coffees are organic, fair trade and sourced from small growers
  • B CORP CERTIFIED: Certified by the B Lab to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance