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1 posted on 12/13/2012 11:49:16 AM PST by Renfield
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To: SunkenCiv

Ping


2 posted on 12/13/2012 11:49:50 AM PST by Renfield (Turning apples into venison since 1999!)
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To: Renfield

Why not? They knew that they needed a cheese to go with the wines, beers and meads they were making.


3 posted on 12/13/2012 11:59:33 AM PST by Red_Devil 232 (VietVet - USMC All Ready On The Right? All Ready On The Left? All Ready On The Firing Line!)
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To: Renfield

But ironically, the Art of Cheese Cutting is much older...


4 posted on 12/13/2012 12:02:41 PM PST by apillar
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To: Renfield

"Four ounces of the Aged Neolithic, if you please, stout yeoman."

5 posted on 12/13/2012 12:07:38 PM PST by Charles Henrickson ("I'm afraid we're out.")
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To: Renfield
As the full article also points out - early humans were lactose intollerant in adulthood - so making cheese out of milk might have been the only way to utilize it as a nutritious resource.
6 posted on 12/13/2012 12:10:27 PM PST by allmendream (Tea Party did not send GOP to D.C. to negotiate the terms of our surrender to socialism)
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To: Renfield

In honor of this I shall name my young daughter Velveeta.


7 posted on 12/13/2012 12:10:54 PM PST by Wordkraft (Remember who the Collaborators are.)
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To: Renfield

Blessed are the cheesemakers.


10 posted on 12/13/2012 12:24:34 PM PST by Verginius Rufus
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To: Renfield; a fool in paradise
Cheese older than God's Earth by 1,500 years (more or less)? Halleluyah, I believe!


12 posted on 12/13/2012 1:10:05 PM PST by Revolting cat! (Bad things are wrong! Ice cream is delicious!)
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