Five of the Most Expensive Cheeses in the Universe
There's a lot of weird cheese floating around out there on the Internet. But you don't have to be a foodie to know that you can't put just put any old hunk of curdled milk in your mouth.
So for the true cheese connoisseur, we bring you five of the most expensive cheeses in the universe.
5. Gorau Glas
This cow's milk blue cheese is made by Margaret Davies from Dwyran, Anglessy and has the reputation for being the most expensive cheese in the UK. It's won awards all over Europe and is quite labor-intensive to produce, which we guess justifies its $40/pound price tag.
What kind of cheese could possibly ring up at $700 a pound? Find out after the jump.
It's the only cheese in the world that can ripen for over a decade, and one of the few that will run you as much as $55.00/pound.