Braz grew up in the kitchen with the women in her family. She was always so curious about food and cooking. There was something so magical about the way that food brought her family together.
As an adult, she began to reflect on the contributions that she was going to make in her community. She wanted to build generational wealth for her family while also highlighting Black culture. She thought about those memories of being in the kitchen with her mom & grandmothers and decided that she wanted to impact the way that people experienced cooking.
Braz created Tiger Life Gourmet seasonings to not only share her family's Southern-style of cooking with every day home cooks, but to also make cooking easier by removing the guesswork from seasoning food.
Braz proclaims that she's just a Southern girl with a big heart and an even bigger dream of helping home cooks create gourmet meals in the comfort of their own homes.
Many people ask how she came up with the name Tiger Life Gourmet. Tiger Life was a phrase that she actually established circa 2016. Braz felt that the phrase embodied who she was as a person. Tigers are rare, fierce, bold, and beautiful, but if you get too close, they will pounce on you! This bada$$ home cook truly translates her fiery energy to her line of gourmet seasoning blends as well.
She creates small batch seasonings & spices with bold & beautiful packaging, rare seasoning blend options, and the entire vibe of the brand is fierce. When you’re cooking with Tiger Life Gourmet seasoning blends, you will feel fierce and unstoppable in the kitchen. Your meals will turn out delicious every single time because it'll be made with the two best ingredients, love + Tiger Life Gourmet seasonings.