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South · Colombia · Food

Manuel Manolo Betancur

Founder of Manolo's Latin Bakery

"Our bread' represents our tradition, from our home countries to this new land. It is something that makes us proud. 'Our people' relates to all the brave women and men who dared to come to another country, and throughout their sacrifice became a fundamental piece for this nation. 'Our future' means to ensure that the culture and values our people bring is not only conserved but instilled from generation to generation."

— Manuel "Manolo" Betancur, founder of Manolo's Latin Bakery View Website

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