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There’s a new app for cheese: Steve Jobs (Warning, this post is not for those with weak stomachs)

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If you haven’t eaten your breakfast yet, read this post with caution.

Ken Aversano, a huge Mac fan and a writer for website The Cooks’ Den, and his wife, Diane, teamed up to create a sculpture of Steve Jobs’ face out of a block of ... mozzarella. Why cheese, you may ask? Ken said that the cheese was good for food carving and the mozzarella proved to be a particularly good medium, with its consistency and pliability on being slightly melted. The step-by-step process of the carving is pretty fascinating and is featured on The Cooks’ Den website.

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Diane, who specializes in watercolor, has done sculpture in the past and carved the cheese with a knife, using food-coloring for the shading and adding pepper to give the illusion of hair. As you might guess, this isn’t the first time she’s carved with food; she’s been carving for a while and previously carved Star Wars character Jar Jar Binks out of a jicama.

Ken’s and Diane’s cheese sculpture has received quite a bit of online attention, but they have not yet gotten a reaction from the Apple man himself. Perhaps when Jobs finds out, he’ll be just as amazed that he has his very own personalized iPad Thai.

-- Zohreen Adamjee

twitter.com/Zohreen


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