Wednesday | 08.12.21

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Facts, Myths and Tricks About Taste
As Needed
Dir.: Francesco Falaschi | 92 minutes

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Do we perceive taste in the same way? Can we "program" our taste preferences, or modify taste using odor? 

In this short lecture, the Niv couple (Chef Avner Niv, Food and Wine Lecturer, who established the Israeli Chapter of the SlowFood movement, and Prof. Masha Niv from the Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment, The Hebrew University) will talk about the sense of taste. The audience will take part in an exciting tasting experience, learn about new scientific findings, and discover something about their own sense of taste. A recipe with surprising flavors will be provided for those interested to continue experimenting at home. 

Lecture will be held in Hebrew

Italy 2018 | 92 minutes | Italian | Hebrew subtitles

Arturo, a chef, is sentenced to community service with a group of youngsters with Asperger’s syndrome. When one of them shows a true passion for cooking and is chosen to take part in a competition in Tuscany, Arturo becomes his mentor and accompanies him on the trip.