When Sue Eichstadt asked for the recipe for a popcorn wreath at a company potluck 20 years ago, she never imagined that it would become her own signature dish.

For Wendel Strong, it all started with a family recipe. And now, he and his son-in-law, Luke Johnson of Victoria, are baking and selling thousands of loaves of bread every week with their family business, Wendel’s Specialty Breads.