You could say cheddar is America's favorite cheese. After all, the country produces 3 billions pounds of cheddar cheese per year.
But Americans aren't the only ones who love cheddar - Brits are obsessed with this tangy cheese too. This infographic from Gourmandia does a great job at explaining why.
In case you didn't know, the origin of cheddar cheese can be traced back to the 12th century England. That's where the cheese was stored in the caves near the town of Cheddar - hence it's name.
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