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  • Aug 18:

    Previously Unseen Archive Film of Smarties


    By Alex Hutchinson, Nestlé UK Archivist and Historian

    The BFI have digitized some gorgeous old film of Smarties being made at our York factory from the days when it was Rowntree's.

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  • Jan 21:

    Cocoa for Michael


    By Alex Hutchinson, Nestlé UK Archivist and Historian

    I have a confession to make: I love a good cup of really bitter cocoa, the plain dark kind with no marshmallows. So you can imagine how pleased I was when I heard that Michael Portillo wanted me to show him how to make authentic Rowntree’s cocoa.

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