When Monica said that she wanna live in a “cheese house”, many of us resembled with that. That might be a fictional idea of many but in reality also cheese is an emotion for many. Cheese can go with any food and compliments the food. Cheese is basically a dairy product, derived from milk and produced in wide ranges of flavors, textures and forms by coagulation of the milk protein casein. It comprises proteins and fat from milk, usually the milk of cows, buffalo, goats, or sheep. Cheese is said to be a healthy source of food. Pizza, macaroni, cake, cookies, burger and lot more dishes include cheeses as their ingredient to for a mouth drilling and yummy taste. They come in different varieties and cost. Price of some of the cheese might shock you.
There are plenty varieties of cheese around the world depending on the kind of source. According to an estimation there is over 1,800 different types of cheese around the with different prices. Today, we have come up with 7 most expensive cheese around the world and the price will shock you.
7 most expensive cheese around the world
Pule is a variety of cheese priced at $600/pound. It is world’s most expensive cheese in contemporary time. It is derived from the milk of Balkan donkey from Serbia. The reason behind its expensive price is that one kilogramme of pule is prepared from 25 litres of milk.
2. White Stilton Gold
White Stilton Gold cheese costs around $400/pound. It is the second most expensive cheese in the world. It is considered to be the cousin of famous blue cheese but this cheese is much creamier and delicious in taste. It is mostly made with fruit flavours.
3. Wyke Farms Cheddar
Wyke Farms Cheddar cheese costs $200/pound. This cheese is mostly consumed with beer and wine, while it compliments bread in breakfast. This award winning cheese is one of the most traditional cheese in the world and was made in 1861 by Wyke Farms family in Great Britain.
4. Extra Old Bitto
Extra Old Bitto cheese costs $150/pound. The cheese is among the most oldest and expensive cheese varieties in China. The cheese was made by Hong Kong importer in 1997.
5.Caciocavallo Podolico or Horse Cheese
Horse Cheese or Caciocavallo Podolico cheese costs $50 pound. It is the most popular cheese in southern part of Italy. This cheese is driven from the milk of rare Italian breed of cow Podolico. It is very creamy and delicious.
The jersey blue cheese is priced at $45/pound which was made in Switzerland. The name of the cheese is driven from the name of the breed of the cow whose milk is used for making the cheese.
7.Rogue River Blue
Rogue River Blue cheese costs $40/pound. The cheese first originated from Oregon and by a guy named Tom Vella. The cheese has fruity flavour with hazelnuts.