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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 (aka umami seasoning) work best in cooking?…


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Tasting MSG

10 Razones para Sazonar con MSG

Mucho se ha dicho en relación a la necesidad de aprender a sazonar los alimentos…
Tasting MSG

10 Reasons to Season with MSG

Much has been said regarding the need to learn to season foods in a way…
can you make umami

Can You Make Umami?

What is umami? Umami is a pleasant savory taste that comes from the amino acid…
Use of MSG

Umami Recipes from Around the World

Umami. It’s the savory flavor that’s savored around the world, from Asia to Europe to…