First published on huffingtonpost.ca
We’ve all heard about the relationships certain colours might have with how we feel — red walls, for example, apparently make people hungry, while yellow gives us energy.
But now science is taking a stand in the battle of what colours do to your appetite, and it’s getting specific.
According to a new study from researchers at the Polytechnic University of Valencia and the University of Oxford, the hue of a food container can impact how good something will taste when we ingest it.
The optimal mug for drinking hot chocolate, for example? That would be an orange or a cream-coloured cup, and not a white or red one. more