Aperitive - season your senses

  aperitive: having a stimulating effect on the appetite

aperitive: having a stimulating effect on the appetite

 season packets containing irritastes

season packets containing irritastes

* irritastes are compounds found in foods and spices that trigger a textural, temperature, and pain response. They are known to boost the two other senses tied to smell and taste. 

 an irritaste wheel composed of 3 categories. the season packets contain elements from each category. the wheel was a documentation of each version: V1, V2, V3, etc.   cooling    menthol (peppermint), limonene (citrus peel)     astringents    anthocyanins (berries, flowers), coffee, tea, nuts     pungency   capsaicin (cayenne, paprika), piperine (black pepper), gingerol (ginger), sinapis (mustard), cinnamaldehyde (cinnamon)

an irritaste wheel composed of 3 categories. the season packets contain elements from each category. the wheel was a documentation of each version: V1, V2, V3, etc.
cooling
menthol (peppermint), limonene (citrus peel)

astringents
anthocyanins (berries, flowers), coffee, tea, nuts 

pungency
capsaicin (cayenne, paprika), piperine (black pepper), gingerol (ginger), sinapis (mustard), cinnamaldehyde (cinnamon)