Thursday September 24, 2020

First Person: Sarah Furno

Sarah Furno, cheesemaker, Tipperary, 37.

4th March, 2012
Sarah Furno. Photo: Alan Place/Press 22

All the kids of foodies were dropped off outside the school in vans, and their parents would swap boxes of cheese with each other. The vets' children were always in much nicer cars.

It initially wasn't my intention to join the family business. I went to study food marketing and agriculture in Scotland, but was drawn towards European studies instead.

Our cheese is handmade, so there are subtle variations in the taste. I decided to...

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