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...
The earliest ever discovered preserved cheese was found in the Taklamakan
Desert in Xinjiang, China, and it dates back as early as 1615 BCE.
According to ancient records passed down through the centuries, the making of
cheese dates back more than 4,000 years. No one really knows who made the ...
Apr 16, 2015 ... A version of this article was originally published on Gastropod. This is the story
you'll often hear about how humans discovered cheese: One ...
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 12, 2012 ... Cheese evolved after the development of dairy farming, which helped .....
Someone at some point discovered (probably by accident) that ...
Dec 12, 2012 ... Milk residues are found on 7500-year-old pottery cheese-making vessels in
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 ...
Apr 17, 2013 ... What we do know for sure is that cheese predates recorded history. It may have
originated accidentally in Arabia like the story goes, or it could ...