OK, so here I sit, in a fantastic marina (yes I live on a boat), but every Saturday and Sunday night the local cocktail bar has a rather serious disco, or should I say Saturday morning/Sunday morning (as they finish at 6am!). I have friends who state that the cocktails they drink in the bar taste better when they are there during disco night than when they are there on a normal night - how does this happen?

  • 1
    Yes, the doooog is back! Commented Nov 1, 2017 at 15:05
  • Where are you now? Commented Nov 1, 2017 at 17:49

1 Answer 1


Yes, it's been proven scientifically!

Here is an article that breaks it down

On the other hand, some research suggests that, under the right conditions, loud noise might actually enhance certain flavors

Are these people on vacation? It's a well known fact that things taste better on vacation. Why wine tastes better on vacation

Reason 1: The answer you’ve probably heard or read before: you’re in Europe! You’re relaxed. Everything is going to taste better.

Actually you could scratch "Europe" and put anywhere you are on vacation.

  • Cool! Not a vacation a lifestyle. Do you have any idea of how to stop them from blasting bang bang music into my ear at 5 in the morning? Commented Nov 1, 2017 at 18:14

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge you have read our privacy policy.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.