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Why Mustard Makes You So, Well, Flustered

Mustard spice is meant to deter hungry animals; doesn’t seem to be doing a great job with us humans, does it?

Five hot dogs against a blue background
Photo by Ball Park Brand on Unsplash

How do you like your hotdogs? Tomato sauce? Onions? Either way, one thing is universal — hot dogs need mustard.




Food stories from a biochemist that loves science, and loves to cook.

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Rosie Alderson, PhD

Rosie Alderson, PhD

(Hungry) Science Nerd: educator, writer and general foodie.

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