An excerpt from an OUPblog article published on 20th January 2017, with information taken from the The Oxford Companion to Cheese.
'The discovery of cheese predates recorded history. Although the earliest evidence of cheesemaking can be traced back to 5,500 BCE, historians theorize that cheese was originally discovered accidentally: it’s probable that cheesemaking first occurred inside animals organs used for storing milk.
To celebrate Cheese Lovers Day, Oxford University Press wants to know: what kind of cheese are you? Referencing The Oxford Companion to Cheese, we’ve put together a quiz to help you find out.'
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