Why doesn't artificial banana flavoring taste anything like real banana?


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Belinda Boswell
December 04, 2019 1:40PM
because it doesnt come out of monkeys. Instead, they are used as slaves in the creation of banana flavouring so protest against using their bum gland juices to produce a real banana taste
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Adah Nunez
December 03, 2019 1:33AM
Because they make it sweeter, they don't even put banana in it it's artificial. I don't think it is suppose to taste like real banana anyways
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Emily Goodenough
November 25, 2019 6:02PM
Because it’s not an actual banana
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Drew Tremblay
November 15, 2019 9:59PM

Actually, it does taste like a real banana, just not one you’re familiar with.

Artificial banana flavoring was developed from Gros Michel bananas, once a very popular variety of fruit. Unfortunately, they were all but wiped out by a fungus in the mid 20th century, and a fungus-resistant variety, Cavendish bananas, became the most popular. These bananas have a more subtle flavor, and as such, don’t resemble artificial banana flavor very closely.

More broadly, artificial flavorings often miss the mark because they are inherently less complex than the taste of real fruit—they can’t mimic aspects like ripeness or texture. Artificial banana flavor is created almost exclusively by a compound called isoamyl acetate, and that single compound just can’t provide the nuance of a real banana.

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Charlotte Rhoda
December 05, 2019 3:46PM
because it doesn`t
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December 04, 2019 8:19PM
becaus it dot tast like the ones one a tree
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Trekwan Newsome
December 04, 2019 2:26PM
because is not made right or is not right color
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November 26, 2019 1:41PM
hush charva
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Tom Cartridge
November 26, 2019 1:48PM
because it was grown in nigeria
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