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February 5, 2018

Life imitates art: Meret Oppenheim's iconic 1936 fur teacup reincarnated as sheep's milk cheese


Above, Méret Oppenheim's iconic 1936 sculpture, entitled "Object," in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art.

Below, Llanut, a sheep's milk cheese from Catalonia, made from the milk of rare Ripolessa sheep.


It is wrapped in in its own wool to keep it from drying out as it ages.

Florence Fabricant, writing in the New York Times, described it as "satiny, slightly tangy, and herbaceous."

February 5, 2018 at 10:01 AM | Permalink


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