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Are You Among The 25% Of People Who Are "Supertasters"?

It's basically a superpower.

If you consider yourself a picky eater, then there might be a scientific reason — you could be a supertaster.

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In 1991, psychologist and researcher Linda Bartoshuk found that a quarter of people are extremely sensitive to taste, especially bitter flavors. supertasters have more taste buds than average tasters.

There's an official test you can do to find out if you're truly a supertaster. However, a lot supertasters have the same least favorite foods in common.

  1. Check off all the foods you don't like.