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Old 12-05-2011, 03:25 PM
gurujulp gurujulp is offline
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Originally Posted by polar bear View Post
For me the main tastes are sweet and salty, so all foods not sweet are in some way salty (to me). So savory would mean salty to me. Incidently these are the only tastes I really get cravings for. Sour foods are usually also sweet.

I guess there is stuff that is bitter, but if that's the only taste, it just means it is gross to me.
The reason I like savory things is because there is a taste that sort of mimics salt.

For example, a bagel with cream cheese, tomato and onion tastes salty to me, but just cream cheese and onion or cream cheese and tomato alone do not have the salty taste.