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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 (aka umami seasoning) work best in cooking?…


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umami seasoning

Secretos de la Sabrosa Cocina Latino Americana con un Impulso Umami

Nuestra sabrosa comida Latina Americana nos une de una manera única. En cualquier hogar que…
umami seasoning

Secrets of Tasty Latin American Cuisine with an Umami Boost

Our tasty Latin American food unites us in a unique way. In any home you…
What exactly is umami flavor

Good Taste. Bad Taste. No Taste.

Since March 2020, data shows that Google searches for phrases like “can’t taste food” spiked…
Sweet and savory foods

Delicious Flavor Combinations: Sweet and Savory Food Pairings

Sweet AND Savory flavors together in a dish?... win-win! Sometimes contrasting flavors are a perfect…