In one recent scandal, the Brooklyn-based Mast Brothers were accused of dishonest practices and duping their customers into buying expensive chocolate bars. There weren’t any small chocolate makers in North America (save for Scharffen Berger, debatably). And behold, nowadays even Belgium has an olympic bobsleh team, for that matter.
With a global cult following, Toronto-based Soma makes some of the best bean-to-bar offerings on Earth. Yet back in 2003, they didn’t think they were doing anything remarkable.
A blogger is alleging that in 2007, Mast melted down mass-produced chocolate made by Valrhona and pressed new bars with their own label on it, claiming the chocolate was handmade.
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Owners David Castellan and Cynthia Leung aren’t in it for the proceeds, Chris Nuttall-Smith writes, but the satisfaction of seeing chocolate reach its full potential avid Castellan was tasting cocoa beans from his chocolate factory’s roaster and he did not like how it was going. LONGTERM PREDNISONE AND MUSCLE METABOLISM
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