A supertaster is a person who experiences the sense of taste with far greater intensity than average. Some 35% of women and 15% of men are supertasters. I made this at techshop:
If you can't get the tests you could try this method. http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/0/22941835
Thank you, it has been many months/years since anyone has posted such a useful reply.<br><br>
<p>We did this experiment in a bio101 class in college, but it's cool you can do it at home! I found out that I'm not a supertaster, which I guess explains why I like brussel sprouts so much! haha</p>
<p>One strange thing is this idea pops up again and again in other areas, for example:</p><p>there are super-responders to certain types of exercise (they get a huge benefit)</p>
<p>these are the test strips I use:</p><p><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001D7FF5E/ref=wms_ohs_product?ie=UTF8&psc=1" rel="nofollow">http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001D7FF5E/ref=wm...</a></p><p>Its a bit of a bummer that I only like french press coffee of certain types (all others taste bitter); and most wines taste like vinegar.</p>

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