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A person's ability to taste certain bitter flavors might just be directly related to their ability to fight off upper respiratory tract infections,
Even though there has been the knowledge that certain foods pair well together, culinary connoisseurs chalked it up to a feeling more than anything scientific. However, recent research shows that the way food is perceived is based off of senses in the mouth.
Obese kids have less sensitive taste-buds than kids of normal weight.
Have you ever noticed that a sip of the freshly brewed beverage can never quite match the smell of roasted beans wafting around your favorite coffee house?
The 2012 Grapes in the Garden wine and food tasting event is scheduled for the afternoon of September 30.
When it comes to flavor, the tongue is very basic. Most of our experience of flavur comes from our olfactory system: our nose and sinuses.
According to scientists at Arizona State University, honey bees may hold clues to human taste perception and metabolic disorders.
Wine and cheese. Sour cream and salsa. A burger and fries. Humanity's age-old preoccupation with food pairing is turning a new corner — and fostering some very strange new plate-fellows — as scientists and chefs try to make sense of an idea called "flavor-pairing theory."
- a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
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