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Russian candy and a clever raccoon

Russian candy and a clever raccoon
One gets used to living in a foreign country. We adapt and assimilate. We may even call the new country our home.
But our roots will always be elsewhere. You never know what might trigger nostalgia - and evoke memories of your homeland, your childhood, your past.

In my case, it was candy – and a raccoon.

Alionka chocolate

Alionka chocolate
In 1966 the Red October factory developed an excellent recipe of natural milk chocolate. The chocolate was named Alionka in honor of millions little girls who love chocolate so much. Nowadays, after half of a century, the recipe of this milk chocolate remains unchanged.

Artpassion Chocolates

Artpassion Chocolates
Artpassion is a unique brand. Its appearance was inspired by the outstanding art of Russian ballet more than three decades ago. At first, chocolate with the symbol of a theater and a dancing couple accompanied cultural life and ballet performances. Afterwards the brand became a symbol of an elegant choice, a sign of special attitude given as a present.