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The production of cheese predates recorded history. Its origin is assumed to lie in the practice ... The earliest ever discovered preserved cheese was found in the Taklamakan Desert in Xinjiang, Chi...

History of Cheese | International Dairy Foods Association

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The Romans, in turn, introduced cheesemaking to England. During the Middle Ages-from the decline of the Roman Empire until the discovery of America- cheese ...

How a Massive Environmental Crisis Led to the Invention of Cheese ...

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Apr 16, 2015 ... This is the story you'll often hear about how humans discovered cheese: One hot day 9,000 years ago, a nomad was on his travels and brought ...

The History of Cheese - Today I Found Out

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Apr 17, 2013 ... ... a son of Apollo, with its discovery, and the Old Testament refers to it. Likewise, the Egyptians depict cheese making on tomb walls that date ...

New Discovery of 7000-Year-Old Cheese Puts Your Trader Joe's ...

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Dec 12, 2012 ... Previously traced to ancient Egypt, prehistoric pottery indicates that cheese was invented thousands of years earlier.

The History of Cheese - Food Reference - About.com

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The production of cheese predates recorded history and was most likely discovered by accident during the transport of fresh milk in the organs of ruminants.

LGOL27 : History of Cheese

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The Start: Archaeologists have discovered that as far back as 6000 BC cheese had been made from cow's and goat's milk and stored in tall jars. Egyptian tomb ...

Holy Cow! First Cheesemakers Date Back 7,500 Years - Live Science

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Dec 12, 2012 ... Pottery sherds unearthed in Poland reveal the first direct signs of cheesemaking, likely by European farmers some 7500 years ago.

World's oldest cheese discovered with 3,500-year-old Chinese ...

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Feb 27, 2014 ... Plenty of cheeses get better with age, but crumbs discovered on the necks and chests of Chinese mummies are now thought to be the world's ...

How humans have made cheese for more than 8,000 years ...

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Dec 13, 2012 ... Man has been making and eating cheese for more than 8000 years, a new study has concluded.

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Cheese can be roughly defined as a coagulated milk product. It is made by introducing bacteria or enzymes into the milk to separate the actual curds (milk solids) from the whey (liquids). Cheese can come from whole or skimmed milk, cream or... More »
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History of Cheese | National Historic Cheesemaking Center

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Cheese may have been discovered accidentally by the practice of storing milk in containers made from the stomachs of animals. Rennet, an enzyme found in a ...

BBC Food - Evidence of world's 'oldest' cheese-making found

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Dec 12, 2012 ... Milk residues are found on 7500-year-old pottery cheese-making vessels in ... The discovery of cheese could also have been accidental, as ...

Origin of cheeses: Scientists discover first curds in 7,500-old milk ...

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Dec 12, 2012 ... Michael Conroy/AP file photoThe discovery of a milk residue in pottery sieves has scientists saying that the earliest evidence of cheese is ...