Which Tastes Sweeter, Candy or Jelly?

■ Medicine / Which Tastes Sweeter, Candy or Jelly? A Yonsei research team has proved that food hardness acts as a determinant of food preference. Given the same sugar content, which of hard candy or soft jelly is felt to be sweeter? A study reported that preference for food with same taste may vary according to its hardness. The research team led by Professor Seok Jun Moon(left) from the Department of Oral Biology at Yonsei University College of Dentistry recently published a study on the ‘clarification of the mutual relationship between food hardness and taste cognition’ on Nature Communications, a sister journal of Nature. The … Continue reading Which Tastes Sweeter, Candy or Jelly?Read More →