ElI5: Why do some cheeses have holes?

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ElI5: Why do some cheeses have holes?

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The little critters that make cheese have different biologic processes. Some of them, to be a little crude, fart. The result of using those critters is that the gas they release can consolidate into bubbles, leaving holes in the final cheese.

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