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Cheryl Paswater

Fermentationist, Educator, Health Coach, Artist, Beekeeper, and Writer


Cheryl Paswater is a Fermentationist, Educator, Health Coach, Artist, Beekeeper, and Writer who after a near-death experience, turned to holistic medicine for help. After radical diet and lifestyle changes, she started teaching fermentation, old world food preservation, food ethics, and holistic health. Cheryl runs Contraband Ferments,www.contrabandferments.com, she’s a contributing writer for Edible Brooklyn, periodic co-host for the radio show Fuhmentaboudit! on the Heritage Food Radio Network, and is currently working on her first book.