As part of my featured small businesses, I took the hard task of taste testing vegan brownies! I know, it's a hard job but someone had to do it! I met Gemma at a craft and food fair a few years ago and we hit it off like a house on fire, and I very kindly offered to self appoint myself as vegan flavour tester! I had a chat with Gemma about brownies, small business and peanut butter!
1. How did Dark Matters come about?
The business itself came about from a frustration at my work situation, alongside a desire to start another luxury food business utilising all the fantastic events and markets along the South. I'd had a small chocolate business trading in London on Greenwich Market, so I had experience and knew what it took to build a successful product and a brand, and, to be honest, just thought 'what have I got to lose?'. I think balls