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...
The Romans, in turn, introduced cheesemaking to England. During the Middle
Ages-from the decline of the Roman Empire until the discovery of America-
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 ...
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 ...
Dec 12, 2012 ... Previously traced to ancient Egypt, prehistoric pottery indicates that cheese was
invented thousands of years earlier.
The production of cheese predates recorded history and was most likely
discovered by accident during the transport of fresh milk in the organs of
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 ...
Dec 12, 2012 ... Pottery sherds unearthed in Poland reveal the first direct signs of cheesemaking,
likely by European farmers some 7500 years ago.
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 ...
Dec 13, 2012 ... Man has been making and eating cheese for more than 8000 years, a new study