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Bali’s Willy Wonka

BALI — Indonesia’s tropical climate might not be the obvious choice for chocolate producers — not to mention the fact that the country's 240 million citizens have traditionally favored robust spices and raw chili over delicate sweets. But it’s here amid the palm trees of this famed resort island that Benjamin Ripple, Frederick Schilling and their Big Tree Farms company have opened up a chocolate factory that even Willy Wonka might envy.
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