DailyDirt: Sweeteners By Any Another Other Names May Not Taste As Sweet...

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The sense of taste is surprisingly complex. It's related to the sense of smell, but various foods also have combinations of textures and consistencies that make taste tests an interesting (and difficult to fully understand) field of study. There are "perfect Pepsi's" -- not just a single "good" taste that everyone can agree upon. Here are just some other tidbits on tasting. By the way, StumbleUpon can also recommend some good Techdirt articles, too.
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Filed Under: chocolate, flavors, miraculin, pine mouth, richardella dulcifica, sour, sweeteners, taste
Companies: fda, pepsi


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  1. identicon
    Anonymous Numbskull, 22 Nov 2011 @ 10:05pm

    artificial sweetner=food additive?

    I mean, isn't anything you put into a food a food additive? Or are they using more rigid definitions here? Anyone care to clarify what the FDA defines as additive?

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