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Tell us a little bit about Finesse Pastries and how you got started? Finesse Pastries is a French patisserie located at 968 Elm Street in Manchester, one block from City Hall.We offer our customers traditional French breakfast pastries, desserts, cakes, breads and other sweets.Growing up, I was a chubby kids who always loved sweets.Later in […]

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A chat with Allison Grappone…

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