The culinary arts were born the moment humans harnessed the power of fire the cook their food. But like all nascent chefs, they also probably f*cked up a lot. Now we have proof their our ancestors weren’t always the experts our rose-tinted view of history portrays them to be. A discovery near Silkeborg, Denmark has given us proof that epic kitchen fails are certainly nothing new. A 3,000 year old clay cooking vessel was recently unearthed and upon further inspection it was found to contain a unique attribute: burnt cheese.