PM praises recipe book for people with Long Covid

Tuesday 8 June 2021

Professor Barry Smith, director of the Institute of Philosophy (IP) and its Centre for the Study of the Senses (CenSes), is name-checked in the Daily Mail article, Did Boris Johnson lose his sense of taste after Covid battle? PM praises recipe book for people with Long Covid who found coffee tasted like 'fruity sewage' - saying he has 'a renewed interest in diet and cookery'. It highlights his work with the Life Kitchen team where he used his scientific expertise to help create a cookbook with menus suitable for patients who suffer a dramatic change in their sense of taste.