Why do some people not like Brussels sprouts...?

Why is it that some of us love Brussels sprouts, whilst others absolutely hate them?

There could be a scientific reason why you don't like sprouts (or other cabbage-related vegetables)...

Supertasters experience bitter tastes more strongly than other people because they have a higher number of taste receptors within their fungiform papillae – the big pink bumps on your tongue which contain your taste buds.

Try out the quiz below to see how likely it is that you might be a supertaster.

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