3,000-year-old butter found in bog

Published on August 20th, 2009 | by Admin

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An oak barrel full of 3,000-year-old butter has been found in a bog in Ireland.

“We got down to have a look. We knelt down and felt something hard and started to dig it out with out bare hands,” John explained.

“We could smell it. And it was attracting crows,” he added.¬†What they found was an oak barrel, cut out of a trunk, full of butter.

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3 Responses to 3,000-year-old butter found in bog

  1. Rowley says:

    I bet there is a Japanese gourmand somewhere who will be willing to pay millions of $$ for this butter. And it will be worth even more once they find the 3,000 year-old bread.

  2. Ben says:

    So that is where I left that…

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