Your earholes can effect the taste of food
At some point today, brew yourself or go buy yourself a cup of coffee. Take a sip and pay really close attention to how it tastes… Is it bitter or smooth? Is it strong drip or more of a greasy diner kind of cup? Okay, now listen to this and take another sip of your coffee.
How did that one taste? Any different than the first sip? Now, listen to this and try again.
If you’re like most humans, the first sound should have made your coffee more bitter! While the second should have made it slightly sweeter. That effect has been called “Sonic Seasoning” and it could really start to effect how restaurateurs create different meals. If you wanna find out more, plus discover how the sound of a potato chip completely revamped the chip industry? You can keep reading here.
Science is the best.