A brand new cooking show premiered on the Magnolia Network this August 28th and it’s called Baked in Tradition. It features foodie influencer Bryan Ford aka Artisan Bryan as the host of this show.
Below is a wiki article on Baker Bryan Ford. Learn about Bryan’s Baked In Tradition stint, his net worth, his wife, his parents, and more.
Meet Baker Bryan Ford aka Artisan Bryan On Baked In Tradition
Baked in Tradition sees Bryan travel to different baking and eating establishments across New York highlighting the baking practices of different cultures.
Bryan and the entire team of Baked In Tradition finished filming for the show in March 2022.
After wrapping the production on Baked in Tradition, Bryan explained that he wants to expand our ideas about baking via an Instagram post. He shared: ‘I want to expand our ideas about baking by exploring the relationships that different communities have with bread and pastry.’
Ahead of the series premiere, Bryan Ford made an Instagram post saying “10 days until #BakedInTradition airs on @magnolianetwork” and asked his fans and followers to watch the show.
How Much Is Baker Bryan Ford Net Worth?
While Bryan was always passionate about food, he did not choose baking as his first career path. After graduating from Loyola University in Chicago, Bryan became a CPA (certified public accountant), as per Miami New Times. Bryan hated his work and wanted to quit as soon as possible.
In late 2018, after working several years as an accountant, Bryan decided to pack up his work and pursue a career in the food industry.
In April 2019, Bryan was sought out by a Miami restaurant named Toscana Divino. At Toscana Divino, Bryan was responsible for baking bread for all of their operations including Ironside.
It’s been some time since Bryan parted ways with Toscana and Ironside to pursue his own endeavors.
In 2020, Bryan published his first-ever cookbook, New World Sourdough: Artisan Techniques for Creative Homemade Fermented Breads; With Recipes for Birote, Bagels, Pan de Coco, Beignets, and More. The hardcover format of the book can be bought for under $15 from Amazon.
According to foodandwine.com, when Bryan Ford published the cookbook, he had only one goal in mind and that was to upend the Eurocentric notion of sourdough baking. He wanted to highlight the naturally leavened bread of Central and South America that he grew up on.
On March 29, 2020, he even offered a Sourdough workshop at Levee. In the workshop, he taught his students the basics of mixing, shaping, and baking sourdough bread.
In a short period of time, Bryan Ford has risen to prominence, thanks particularly to his social media presence and TV appearances. He starred in his own cooking show called The Artisan’s Kitchen in 2021. Some months ago, he appeared in another cooking TV show called Best in Dough as a judge.
Furthermore, Bryan offers tons of recipes for different foods on his website, artisanbryan.com. You can support his work by buying his Patreon membership. As of this writing, he had 133 patreons.
Baker Bryan Ford Wife
Baker Bryan Ford’s partner is Bridget Kenna. Together with his partner, Bryan runs a production company, Flaky Biscuit Media.
Flaky Biscuit Media is a content creation company and Bridget Kenna is a co-founder and executive producer of the company.
In 2021, Bryan and his partner Bridget released a music video called Homeslice, in collaboration with New Orleans artist Kr3wcial. It was also the inaugural work of their production company.
36-years-old Bridget worked for the company named So Much Film as Vice President of Development and Production prior to working on Flaky Biscuit Media. Bryan’s partner has a Bachelor’s degree in Communications from the State University of New York College at Oswego.
As of this writing, we did not know much about how Bryan and his partner Bridget met when they started dating or anything about their personal life. In fact, we do not know if the two are married.
Baker Bryan Ford Parents
Bryan Ford aka Artisan Bryan is very close to his parents. He often features his parents on his Instagram and shares a beautiful story within that post.
Bryan’s mom made her reality TV debut on the premiere of Baked In Tradition on Magnolia Network. She is originally from San Pedro Sula, Honduras, according to countryroadsmagazine.com.
Talking about Bryann’s father, Glen Ford Bodden was born and raised in La Ceiba, Honduras, a city where immigrant workers were brought in to work on banana plantations, Bryan shared in an Instagram post.
In another Instagram post made on April 1, 2021, Bryan shared a picture of his dad holding the Spanish version of his cookbook, New World Sourdough. He also expressed how lucky he is to have his parents hold his book.
Reportedly, Bryan learned to make cinnamon-raisin bread from his father.
Bryan’s grandfather, a Jamaican by origin, passed away in November 2021.
Furthermore, Bryan has at least three siblings. Their names are Ariana and Glen Ford. Ariana is a New Orleans-based Illustrator and Designer and Glen is the founder of Operation Clean City and OCC: Concert Series.
Is Baker Bryan Ford On Instagram?
Yes, Bryan Ford is on Instagram as @artisanbryan, where he mostly posts about food. He had 223 thousand followers on the platform as of September 2022.
Bryan also has a YouTube channel named ARTISAN BRYAN, where he has more than 8 thousand subscribers. You can find him on Facebook and Twitter as well.
Baker Bryan Ford Age
Born in the year1989, Baker Bryan Ford’s age was 33 years old as of September 2022.
Baker Bryan Ford Height
Talking about Bryan’s height, he stands tall at a little under 6 feet.
Where Is Baker Bryan Ford From?
Baker Bryan Ford, born in Bronx city in New York, is Afro-Honduran. He grew up in New Orleans and now lives in Miami.
When Is Baker Bryan Ford Birthday?
Reportedly, Baker Bryan Ford celebrates his birthday every February 10th.