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Offline Invisible Mike

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Re: Flavour Enhancers
« Reply #20 on: May 24, 2016, 11:21 AM »
It's certainly very interesting Phil. It mentions that it is thought 80% of flavour detected being due to smell. I've always wondered if the "missing 5%" people speak of was due to this...https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olfactory_fatigue

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Re: Flavour Enhancers
« Reply #21 on: May 24, 2016, 11:50 AM »
It's certainly very interesting Phil. It mentions that it is thought 80% of flavour detected being due to smell. I've always wondered if the "missing 5%" people speak of was due to this...https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olfactory_fatigue
I think that could well be a very significant part of the answer.
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