Originally Posted by AKSpartan
Calling candy sweet doesn't describe it beyond the fact that it falls into the group of foods that interact with our taste buds to produce a sensation of sweetness. Why did our taste buds evolve to perceive certain molecules (monosaccharides, disaccharides, and others) as sweet?
thank you, that is exactly what I was trying to communicate with "candy" but I couldn't find the right words (english is not my native language)
If only we could instantly understand other peoples ideas as we understand our own we wouldn't need language