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Cheese History - Neolithic Age

History of Cheese Making – Neolithic AgeMICHEL GRENET/LOOK AT SCIENCES/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARYCheese consumption predates recorded history, with scholars believing it began as early as 8000 BC, when goat and sheep were first domesticated in the are…
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What is the attraction in smelly cheeses?

What is the attraction in smelly cheeses?

So what is the attraction? There is one theory that states that the attraction in the smell of bacteris on wahed-rind cheeses (Brevibacterium Linens) stems from the fact that this smell is closely related to that generated by bacteria that cause smel…
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The funniest fact about "Stilton"

Stilton the cheese is named after the small town in Cambridgeshire by the same name where the cheese was first sold to travelers on the horse-drawn carriages that were going up and down the old roman road between London and York. The cheese was made…
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