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Why do people experience taste differently?

The average human has about 10,000 taste buds, and every two weeks they are all replaced. Why do people taste things differently?

Why People Taste Things Differently

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Key Facts In This Video

  1. There are two types of "tasters": supertasters and subtasters. 00:28

  2. Everything you taste has a combination of salty, sweet, savory, bitter and sour in each bite. 01:24

  3. A supertaster is more likely to eat healthier and less dangerous foods. 02:18

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