Today is National Cheese Lover’s Day
National Cheese Lover’s Day. On National Cheese Lover’s Day, don’t feel bleu, throw a feta or act capricious. January 20th is a gouda day to kummin over and have some cheddar or asiago or fontina! There is no firm evidence of how cheese making was discovered. but legend tells us it was likely by chance that someone created the first cheese. Thousands of years ago, people transported milk and stored it in sheep stomachs. Left to sit a few days, the proteins would separate into curds and whey. From there, preserving the solids with salt may have seemed a logical next step. Salt was a highly valued preservative in ancient times. The earliest record of cheese making dates back to 5,500 BCE in what is now Poland. Today there are over 1,400 varieties of cheese. read more…
Celebrate it with our daily word search puzzle – Food Word Search!
Cheese Word Search puzzle
Find all of the words hidden in the letter grid which relate to various types of Cheese in this Word Search.
- Play online or download and print
- Multiple difficulties to test your skills
- Find up to 23 words all related to all kinds of cheese
- Challenge friends online or play alone
- Create your own avatar and username to track your best scores