How did a boy from Southern California who married a girl from the South end up making Artisan Bagels? It all happened almost by accident. I suppose with the last name of Nagel it must have been our destiny.
It all started when Rich’s day job had him traveling to places like Manhattan, New Jersey and Boston where he was able to experience amazing fresh bagels every day. When he would come home to Georgia, there were no good bagels to be found! One day in June of 2019, he was sitting with his wife, Kelly, and he said, “I wonder if I could make a good bagel?” His first batch was horrible. Read Full Story