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Welcome to MSGdish!

MSGdish is your gateway to important info about the many culinary creations inspired by “umami” (savory taste). MSGdish hosts a broad array of information about umami, glutamate, and MSG (monosodium glutamate), as well as insights about food, taste, and health.

Get Your Savory On!

The Umami Connection

Umami is all the rage, and it’s our proven fifth basic taste…


Savory Recipes

Delight your guests with these delicious savory recipes…


MSG in Cooking

Where does MSG (umami seasoning) work best in cooking?…


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How to Use Umami to Reduce Sodium in Latin Cooking

Culinary flavors reign in my Latino culture! For Latinos, flavor is an obsession. Click here…
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Aprendiendo a Reducir el Sodio en Nuestra Comida Latina

¡El sabor de nuestras comidas reina en nuestra cultura! Para nosotros los Latinos, el sabor…
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Dinner with Goop Campaign Addresses MSG Myths

Will the Queen of Clean Eating at Goop accept Jenny Yang’s invite to a healthy,…

Life is Short: It’s OK to Enjoy Food!

Synonyms for “Enjoy”: adore, delight (in), dig, fancy, groove (on), like, love, rejoice (in), relish, revel…