Remember the tongue taste map?

Who remembers the tongue taste map? I must admit that as a child, I thought this was fascinating and tried to place different foods on specific areas of my tongue to see if it might create a different flavour experience. Unfortunately, this “map” does a poor job to explain how we experience sweet, salty, bitter…

Big Bums In January

Today, I tried to eat one of my favourite chocolates but ended up spitting it out. I wasn’t intentionally chewing it for the flavour – but getting rid of it before the calories settled into my thighs. I didn’t plan on wasting it. I just couldn’t swallow it. Many people start dieting or join a…