Taste Preferences

Understanding why taste preferences matter 

We all have different taste preferences – sweet, salty or fatty mouthfeel - and taste is a main driver of food choice. Understanding what tastes you prefer can help you to make healthier choices that satisfy your preferences.

Dr David Cox is a well known sensory researcher at the CSIRO. We interviewed him to discuss his latest research findings on taste preferences and impact on energy intake.  

COMPETITION: Watch this 4 min video & answer the questions for a chance to win!

 Fatty mouthfeel

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The first 5 correct entries will win a modern baking set.

The set contains 1 Australian Woman's Weekly cook book and 1 party creator cookie stamp.

Winners will be notified by email. 

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Conditions of entry: There are 5 prizes to be won. Each prize is 1 modern baking set. The set consists of 1 Australian Womans Weekly cookbook and 1 party creator cookie stamp set. Competition open to Australian residents aged 18 years and over. Competition period is from 7am (AEST) Monday 12th August 2019 to 5pm (AEST) Friday 23rd August 2019. Entry method is by selection of the correct answer to the 2 questions and providing your email address. The first 5 correct entries will be selected as winners. Prize winners will be notified by email. 




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