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Table 3 Main effect of type of music on ratings of wine (averaged over red and white wine) from North’s study [34]

From: Wine and music (II): can you taste the music? Modulating the experience of wine through music and sound

  Music
Rating No music Zingy/fresh Powerful/heavy Mellow/soft Subtle/refined
Zingy/fresh 4.91* 6.91 5.25 5.51 5.47
Powerful/heavy 4.38 4.71 6.78 4.35 5.88
Mellow/soft 5.53 5.51 6.31 7.12 6.68
Subtle/refined 4.96 4.86 5.61 4.78 6.47
  1. Table reprinted with permission
  2. *A rating of 0 represented, “The wine definitely does not have this characteristic”, and a rating of 10 represented, “The wine definitely does have this characteristic”