4 Of 6 Christmas little known Food Facts

Hatred Of Brussels Sprouts Is Genetic

If you despise brussels sprouts, you’re not being a fussy eater because according to scientists from L’Oréal Research Centre, some of us were born to hate the festive brussels.

The gene, carried by 70% of us, make the brain detect sharp, bitter flavours and that’s what makes us shun the green veg when eating our Christmas dinner.