Present day curd nerds have made leaps and bounds since the dairy production days of yesteryears with one remaining constant, a shared love for the very science and art of cheese.
Wearing their passion for the time-honored craft of artisan cheesemaking proudly on their sleeves
(and other regions of the outermost skin layers), meet a handful of today's cheesemongers:
Sheri LaVigne, Owner/Cheesemonger
The Calf & Kid Artisan Cheese Shop, Seattle
Artist: Lucky - Artful Dodger Tattoo
Jena Davidson-Hood, Owner
Sacred Wheel Cheese & Specialty Market, San Francisco
Artist: Stash - Tattoo 13
Ezekial Ferguson, Cheesemonger
Di Bruno Bros., Philadelphia
Artist: Scott Bakoss
Adam Moskowitz, CEO
Larkin, Cold Storage, Long Island City
Artist: Dave C. Walin
Felicia Johnson, Cheesemonger
Taylor’s Market, Sacramento
Artist: Wes, Forever Tattoo
Why even Melt Bar & Grill of Cleveland, Ohio honors a 25% discount for every gourmet grilled cheese sandwich the remainder of your life if you can permanently adhere to a cheese logo!
grilled cheese por vida!
Cheese is hip to the jive.
We just don't all know it yet.