What Do An Apple, Potato & Onion Have In Common?

Fun Fact to roll in Friday!
Did you know: An apple, potato and onion all have the same taste.

 

The differences in flavors are actually caused by smell.

Apparently if you pinch your nose and try it, they’ll all taste sweet.

70-75% of what you perceive as taste actually comes from your sense of smell. Taste buds allow us to perceive only bitter, salty, sweet, and sour flavors. It’s the odor molecules from food that give us most of our taste sensation.

Alright kids, I’m leaving this experiment up to you. Let me know how it goes…

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