How do we enjoy different flavors?

shared by anitaram on May 14, 2013 in Science

How do we enjoy different flavors?

shared by anitaram on May 14, 2013 in Science

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Why does food taste bland when we have a cold? What does a blocked nose have to do with flavors? Turns out, we enjoy delicious flavors only when three sensory systems work together - taste, smell and touch!
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