These Tasty Uzbek Cheese Balls Can Last for Years

Beer pong. It’s a simple game of tossing pingpong balls into cups — a drinking game that involves beer and, hopefully, food. But what if your postgame snacks could be the balls? Mind blown, right? Meet Uzbekistan kurt, small spheres of tangy, salty cheese. The cheese itself isn’t special — it’s made traditionally, from cow’s […]

Shanghai’s popular ‘cheese tea’ is popping up in more US teahouses — and it’s a refreshing balance of savory and sweet

Cheese tea, which originated in China, is a drink with a thick, creamy layer of cheese served atop bubble tea. Its popularity spread throughout the rest of Asia. More teahouses in the US, like Brew’s Lee in San Antonio and Tapio in Charleston, began selling cheese tea in the past year.  Different kinds of cheese […]

3,000yo Egyptian cheese infected with deadly disease unearthed at ancient burial site

Connoisseurs say that the taste of cheese improves with age – but what if it was left to age for 3,200 years? Archaeologists in Egypt now have the chance to find out, but it comes with an unexpected bonus: deadly ancient bacteria. A team from the University of Catania in Italy found the cheese at […]

Stolen sperm & cheese injustice: The most bizarre lawsuits in US history

The United States is known for being the most litigious country on Earth, and home to 80 percent of the world’s lawyers. Some of the most bizarre and frivolous lawsuits in the world have taken place in the US. Today, there are over 1.3 million lawyers across the nation who generate millions of lawsuits every […]

Easter 2018: Where can you buy a CHEESE Easter egg? UK supermarket selling bizarre new egg

Cheester, a savoury easter egg made from freshly sourced milk and traditional Farmhouse Dairy methods, will be available in high-street stores next month. Cheese-lovers are thrilled, with some going as far to say on social media that it is “the stuff dreams are made of” – but not everyone is going crackers for the idea. […]

A NAFTA negotiator’s anecdote about feta cheese from Vermont explains why a US-UK Brexit trade deal will be harder than most people think

Reuters / John MacDougall On paper, negotiating a UK-USA trade agreement should be easy. The reality is likely to be much more complex. “A trade deal more likely than not, but it’s going to be more complicated than people think,” said Ambassador Charles Ries, a US diplomat who helped negotiate NAFTA, the world’s largest trade […]

Cheese Tea Makes a Stateside Splash

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What cheese can tell you about international barriers to trade

Slicely does it BEN SKAILES, a British cheesemaker, is busy as Christmas ripens demand for his Stilton. Foreigners make up a third of demand for his dairy, Cropwell Bishop Creamery. This exporting achievement is not to be sniffed at when one considers the barriers to the cheese trade. Some are natural. Perishable food goes better […]