Michel and Augustin were inspired by their love of pastry to change their lives completely. And the Tribe carries the pastry torch forward. We actually have a not-so-secret dream: for every trublion to get pastry-certified (hold a French pastry certificate, or “CAP Patissier”).
There are few reasons for this:
So every member of the tribe can help concoct the tastiest recipes ever – to test in our kitchen and one day bake for everyone.
We believe that learning manual trades is important. Doing things with your own two hands is so exciting and invigorating! Pastry-making is our collective fave.
In the U.S., French pastry is seen as inaccessible, high-brow, intimidating. Fact is: if we can do it, so can EVERYONE. It’s a powerful thing to realize! (Yes, even you. CHECK OUT OUR COOKBOOK!)