John Rife grew up on Kraft Singles. Despite having been born into what can generally be agreed upon as a life of privilege, fancy cheese was not something that he was exposed to. “Until I had great cheese, I didn’t realize how awesome cheese was,” he says.Now his project is a well-established hub for local food and, for many visitors, a vehicle to experience that same awakening.
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