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Cold and Flu
Why healthier food taste bland?
Asked in Babies
Why do babies like bland food while adults like seasoned foods?
Asked in Health, Food & Cooking
Does the way we perceive the smell of food affect the way we taste that food?
Asked in Nutrition
What causes food to taste bland?
cooking methods such as overboiling will make e food taste bland. in water, water-soluble vitamins are loss in the boiling process, and over boiling can make more water soluble nutrients to be loss hence e food taste bland. food spoilage. food that are left out in the open are bound to be attack by micro-organism. it cause indesirable change in nutritional value, colour, flavour,odour and texture and these factors will make the food lose its original taste. keep food out of 20-60 degrees unless they are stored in refrigerator immediately after consumption. away from oxygen, light, temperature, humidity as these will breakdown sensitive food constituents.
Asked in Health
Why is it that the tastiest foods seem bland and flat when you have a bad head cold?
Asked in Food & Cooking
Why do you only get the full taste of food when you chew it well?
Asked in Cold and Flu
Why does food not taste too good when you have a cold?
Asked in Popcorn
If popcorn had no butter and no salt would it have a taste?
Why does food taste bland when it is cold?
Asked in Fast Food
Why does fast food taste so good?
Usually the addition of Monosodium Glutamate (Chinese taste powder, Umami flavouring) extrated from seaweed, makes the savoury taste in fast food much more pronounced and we are fooled into thinking it tasted great. MSG is addictive - not systemically, but mentally addictive. If you eat enough of it, food without it is very bland.