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By Anthony M. Sammarco

In 1765, Dr. James Baker of Dorchester stumbled upon Irishman John Hannon crying at the banks of the amazing Neponset River. Hannon, although penniless, possessed the infrequent abilities required to create chocolate, a delicacy unique to Europe, and Baker, with wallet bursting, needed to make a reputation for himself. utilizing a mill powered via an identical river upon which they met, the duo equipped America's oldest and such a lot loved producer of this wealthy deal with. neighborhood historian Anthony Sammarco info the scrumptious saga of Massachusetts's Baker Chocolate corporation, from Hannon's mysterious disappearance and the famed l. a. Belle Chocolatiere advertisements crusade to cacao bean smuggling sparked by means of progressive conflict blockades. either sour and candy, this story is certain to tickle your flavor buds.

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