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By Melissa Turtinen l Lakeshore Weekly News | March 6, 2019
By Molly Priddy l Flathead Beacon | February 13, 2019
By Sneha Dey, Assistant City Editor | The Daily Northwestern | January 29, 2019
FPS | January 9, 2019

Chicago, IL.  In a rare instance, the USA chapter of the Académie Culinaire de France, awarded the prestigious Fauteuil de l’Académie to both chef Sebastien Canonne, M.O.F. and chef Jacquy Pfeiffer, co-founders of The French Pastry School.  The “chair” award is normally given to one chef annually as a recognition of his lifetime achievement.  The award was presented at ACF’s annual grand meeting in New York City this past weekend.

By Brian Amick | BakeMag | January 9, 2019

Throughout 2018, the Bread Bakers Guild of America underwent the selection process to choose its team that will compete in the Coupe Louis Lesaffre regional qualifier in 2019 and then compete in the Coupe du Monde de la Boulangerie in Paris in 2020.

The French Pastry School | January 3, 2019

Chicago, IL.  The French Pastry School of Kennedy-King College at City Colleges of Chicago graduated new chefs from its Pastry and Baking (L'Art de la Pâtisserie) and Cake (L’Art du Gâteau) programs on Friday, December 21, 2018 at the historic Union League Club of Chicago.  The graduating class included students from across the U.S. and the world including as far away as India, the Netherlands, and Venezuela.

Chicago Reader | December 5, 2018