T. Chad Montgomery
Owner & Chef of 4 & 20 Bakers
Favorite ingredients: Fresh fruit, Vanilla Bean from Madagascar, New York State Maple Syrup
Songs to bake to: Lose yourself, Eminem. Nessun Dorna Luciano Pavarotti. Do your thing, Basement Jaxx. Nothing a beer can’t fix, Jon Pardi.
Ain’t mad-atcha, Tupac. Sunday morning, Maroon 5.
Movies: Food Inc. Chicago, The Hangover, Heat, Star Wars, Rocky 3, Grease, Goodfellas, Ratatouille, Frozen, Pulp Fiction
Pastimes: Family time, fishing, plants, animals, traveling, naps
Describe yourself in 3 words unless you’re Chad: Tenacious, humble, not what you’re expecting
Favorite music genres: Old school hip hop, Country, Classical, Opera
Favorite books: Tipping point, 4 agreements, My folks don’t want me to talk about slavery, Lucky, The Photo Ark, Becoming, Korulu.
As for me and my house, we will serve the Lord, Joshua 24:15
Favorite ingredient: Hard to decide, but maybe honey or maple syrup. Or cheese!
Favorite song to bake to: Pour Some Sugar On Me!
Favorite movies: Star Wars (all of them), Tangled, How to Train Your Dragon, and Sinister.
Favorite pastimes: I love playing video games, coloring, watching my favorite TV shows, and tumbling rocks and gemstones!
Describe yourself in 3 words: Quiet. Organized. Thoughtful.
Favorite musical genres: Alternative, metalcore, post-hardcore, emo, and a little bit of indie.
Favorite songs: I have so many and they change every week! But right now probably Night Sway by Dance Gavin Dance, La Belle Fleur Sauvage by Lord Huron, and Space Ghost Coast to Coast by Glass Animals.
Favorite song to drink wine to: I don't drink wine, but if I did I'd guess something mellow like New Person, Same Old Mistakes by Tame Impala.
Favorite books: The Inheritance Cycle by Christopher Paolini, The Shadowhunter series by Cassandra Clare, and The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken.