Jeanette Hurt is Lake Effect's cheese contributor.
She's an award-winning writer and author of 10 books, including the critically acclaimed Drink Like a Woman and the award-winning The Cheeses of Wisconsin: A Culinary Travel Guide. Jeanette's written about cheese, spirits, cocktails, wine, and travel for dozens of publications, including Esquire and Wine Enthusiast.
Currently, she covers all things fermented, distilled and brewed for Forbes. When she’s not testing a recipe or throwing a tiki party, she can be found walking along the Bay View shores of Lake Michigan with her husband, their son, and their new rescue pup.