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Afrim Pristine

AFRIM PRISTINE is the world’s youngest maître fromager, practicing affinage, or the art of aging cheese. He owns the Cheese Boutique in Toronto, a 3-generation, almost-50-year-old cheese store that houses 450 kinds of cheeses, along with meats, local produce, savory snacks, pastries and desserts, and much more.