taste

Electronic tongue invented to taste-test wine

Researchers from the University of South Australia have developed an electronic device they claim can accurately determine the age and quality of a wine.

Sound found to affect taste perception

Researchers at Oxford University have found that high-pitched music enhances the flavour of sweet and sour foods, while low-pitched sounds enhances bitter flavours.

Synesthete creates the ‘sound’ of Rioja

A synesthete able to hear tastes and taste sounds has created a composition of what he believes the notes found in Rioja sound like.

Taste perception higher with lower alcohol wines

Taste perception is increased when we drink lower alcohol wines rather than those with a high abv according to a new study by Spanish neuroscientists.

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