[LMB] OT: Coffee, was We've been discussing gene engineering on people...
howard at brazee.net
Mon Oct 21 15:13:31 BST 2019
> On Oct 21, 2019, at 7:31 AM, Tony Zbaraschuk <tonyz at eskimo.com> wrote:
>>> And I don't see how or why anyone likes coffee. to me, it is the most
>>> bitter thing I've ever tasted. and I don't like bitter.
>> Both tea and coffee are bitter, but how bitter depends a lot on how it's
>> made and out of what.
> And how much cream and sugar you have in it. I don't drink coffee black
> unless I have no choice.
I very rarely drink coffee. Occasionally I’ll have some French Press (without cream or sugar) and sometimes I will have a Mocha. I never thought of coffee as being bitter. I have tea (without cream or sugar) at Chinese restaurants, and never thought that as being bitter either.
To me “bitter” is when I taste something and have to move my tongue in response (I’m not describing that well).
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