Miracle Fruit

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San Francisco-based party organizer Mustache Commander hopes to rewire people's palate through the miracle fruit, a small red berry native to West Africa, that fools the tongue into perceiving sour flavors as sweet. He and his New York counterpart, Supreme Commander, throw miracle fruit parties through their Flavor Tripping blog. Recent articles about the miracle fruit appeared in the New York Times and Wall Street Journal.

Music break: Petticoats of Portugal by Bert Kaempfert