The Language of Salt

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The are three main phrases in the taste of salt, explains Sophie Davodeau, Givaudan's global head of sensory:

  1. Initial impact, comprising the first salty impression, or mineral "bite," which eventually slows down and makes room for
  2. Body and mouthfeel, in which odors become dominant before fading into
  3. Aftertaste, which for salt is described as both clean and lingering.

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