Some people love being in the kitchen. Just the mention of a dish, a waft of spice, an espying of fresh produce is enough to unfurl a whole world of culinary creativity.
And some people love eating, but the cooking of it - not so much. The fine art of food preparation may not get their pulse racing, but the artistry of a magnificently put-together table can whet the appetite like little else.
Whichever person you are, we can all do with a little inspiration in the kitchen now and then - a reminder of the joy of food and the beauty of a shared meal that transcends cultures and countries. So feast your eyes on these fair trade certified treasures to spice up your kitchen - and happy indulging!