The Cheese Lady's CV


2017 - Present

- Founder of The Cheese Lady Shop in Haddington, Scotland

- Cheese Judge at the Royal Highland Show 2018 & 2019

2014 - 2017

- Freelance cheese and wine consultant specialising in cheese and wine tastings

Wine and Spirit Education Trust Level 3 Award in Wines and Spirits (QCF), Pass with Merit

2010 - 2014

- Founder and proprietor of The Guid Cheese Shop in St Andrews, Scotland

- Cheese Judge at the World Cheese Awards

2009 - 2010

- Cheesemaker at a farm in Scotland. Made Cheshire-style cheese by hand using traditional methods

- Cheese book author. Wrote Cheese Connoiseur's Handbook (in Russian)

2006 - 2009

- Affinage (cheese maturation) intern at Herve Mons's cheese caves in France

- Cheesesmonger, affineur and tasting events intern at Murray's Cheese Shop in New York City. Retailed over 300 cheese varieties of cheese on the daily basis, matured cheese in 5 underground caves, assisted at numerous cheese and wine tasting and paring events

The Cheese Lady to win Farm shop and deli awards 2019
Wrapping cheeses in cloth