Many experienced chocolate makers told them it couldn’t be done. But that did not discourage Julie MacQueen and Carrie Raho, founders of Pure 7 Chocolate, from developing raw and organic chocolate bars sweetened with honey instead of sugar.
They said it couldn’t be done. They said nobody could do it. But Julie MacQueen, 41, and Carrie Raho, 39, business partners and best friends, were determined to create a healthy yet tasty chocolate bar without sugar, and they did it.