Daphne Zepos was a teacher, mentor and inspiration to many in the food industry. Her legacy is embodied by the Daphne Zepos Teaching Award, established in 2013 to promote the sharing of knowledge between Europe and young cheese professionals in the United States.

On today’s episode of Cutting the Curd, host Greg Blais talks with last year’s award recipient, Tom Perry, and this year’s recently announced recipient, Sam Frank.

Sam Frank and one big check...

Sam Frank (second from right) and one big check, alongside Tom Perry, Jess Perrie, and Debra Dickerson