As it turned out, the high price improves the taste of the food, says Medical News Today.
This fact was able to establish during the trial, 139 people. Volunteers placed in the buffet restaurant and offered to pay one group for dinner, $ 4, and the second is $ 8. Next, the volunteers were asked to rate the taste of the food. It turned out that food for $ 8 was much tastier.
Note, previously, scientists from the University of Minnesota has shown that there is a special ritual consumption of food makes it taste more pronounced. The experiment was conducted using a simple bar of chocolate, people had to make assumptions about its value. It turned out that a specific method of mounting to treat increased her value in the eyes of connoisseurs.