BERLIN (AP) — Residents of a Swiss town obtained pretty of a shock when it started snowing particles of a stunning cocoa powder after the air trail alongside with the circulation system at a chocolate manufacturing facility malfunctioned.
The Lindt & Spruengli firm confirmed local experiences Tuesday that there used to be a minor defect within the cooling air trail alongside with the circulation for a line for roasted “cocoa nibs” in its manufacturing facility in Olten, between Zurich and Basel.
The nibs, fragments of crushed cocoa beans, are the premise of chocolate.
Mixed with sturdy winds on Friday morning, the powder unfold around the instantaneous neighborhood of the manufacturing facility, leaving a stunning cocoa dusting.
The firm says one automobile used to be frivolously coated, and that it has supplied to pay for any cleaning wished — however hasn’t yet been taken up on the offer.
Manufacturing facility manufacturing used to be ready to continue as same old and the firm says the particles were completely innocuous to other folks or the atmosphere.
The air trail alongside with the circulation system has now been repaired.