In Egypt found the oldest cheese

В Египте нашли самый древний сыр

Archaeologists found in a tomb in the area of Saqqara near Cairo.

Scientists from the Italian University of Catania, found the cheese, which is more than 3,2 thousand years. It is made from cow’s, sheep’s and goat’s milk, reported the online edition of the with reference to the Correspondent.

Experts from Italy, in cooperation with Cairo University studied the remains of the cheese, which is produced between 1290 and 1213 years BC.

The product has detected bacteria that were allegedly caused in Ancient Egypt, “Mediterranean fever”. The disease has struck cattle and people, and was accompanied by severe weakness.

Previously, scientists have learned the recipe of bread, which is 14 thousand years.

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