• I thought there were 5 - sweet, salty, bitter, sour and savory
    • Linda Joy
      You thought wrong. But you got the 4. Do you know which one is wrong?
  • LOTS more than just four, according to a (relatively) recent scientific article. The "four taste" thing was just another scientifically-careless myth. Detailed analysis of human taste buds has proved that human taste buds differentiate between dozens of different flavors. If I recall correctly: over 100. *** I wish I had a link to the article. It was on the BBC News web site sometime during the past year.
    • Linda Joy
      That's not what the card says.
      :) Knowledge advances. Cards stay the same.

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