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THE PAPALOTE PROJECT AND MANOLO’S BAKERY

Manolo’s is the home to many delicious sweet and savory Latin American baked goods, and it is the home to this very important mural. Painted by Rosalia Torres-Weiner of Red Calaca Studio as a part of the Papalote Project...

Charlotte Magazine – The New Immigrants

For years, Charlotte’s Latino community consisted mostly of laborers from Mexico who come here to eke out a living. But a new wave of affluent, entrepreneurial immigrants—including Manolo Betancur—is establishing itself in unexpected places. They may be the city’s, and the country’s, future

Charlotte Agenda – Top 5 Latino Bakeries with $1 Authentic Treats

Do not sleep on the churros. They are sugary sticks of dense, fried goodness with a fruit filling that puts them over the top.