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In Baby's 'First Bite,' A Chance To Shape A Child's Taste

February 4th, 2016

Episode 451 of 535 episodes

Bee Wilson's new book, First Bite, examines how genetics, culture, memory and early feeding patterns influence the palate. She says babies are most open to new flavors between ages 4 and 7 months.