Chocolate.org is proud to introduce you to Mignon Chocolate
, a member of our global chocolate network since May, 2010.
Mignon Chocolate is based in Glendale, CA and has 9
products available for purchase
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This family business was established in 1910 in Kharkov, Ukraine. It was established by Hovsep Ter-Poghossian Sr. in a modest middle class neighborhood. For the next 20 years, Hovsep Sr. successfully operated the bakery business. During the communist regime of Soviet Union, Hovsep Sr. was arrested and sent to Siberia as a prisoner for being a notable and successful businessman, who accumula
ted a great fortune by working hard.
During Hovsep Sr.'s absence, his family migrated to Tehran, Iran in the search of freedom and better life. Hovsep Sr. was released after 4 years of torture and joined the family in Tehran with few pennies in his pocket. In 1935, he borrowed money from friends and reestablished the bakery and confectory business in center of Iranian capital, Tehran