pistole.jpgCongratulations to ardent and skillful home baker, Tom Pistole, whose bread entries at this year’s Santa Cruz County Fair won not one, but TWO blue ribbons.

Pistole can bake his way out of a paper bag, as any UCSC hill dwellers who’ve tasted his creative cupcakes can confirm.  But this latest honor has got to be the icing on the whole wheat, as it were.