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  • This is Maria. She lives in the beautiful Sorrento, Italy. All her life consists in giving the world one of the best food creations ever conceived: mozzarella cheese.

    In Maria's farm you can also find olive oil and lemon crops to make the famous Limoncello. Maria doesn't speak english and the only word she knows is "cheese" -for obvious reasons. Hundreds visit Marias farm each week, cruise lines provide to the coast of Italy the people and audience to keep their businesses alive and their children fed. Every day she wakes up and gets ready to give us a lesson on how handmade mozzarella cheese is made and also to make the part of production she needs to sell.

    It's amazing to see Maria work with her hands as she braids the cheese, over and over... That makes me realize that being an artisan and surviving as one in a world where everything is automatized is completely admirable.
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