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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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Savory Thanksgiving Foods

Giving Thanks for Umami: Recipes for Savory Foods at Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Can you believe it? Reconnecting with and enjoying favorite…
taste of umami

How to Add Umami to Your Cooking

What if I were to tell you that there is a secret to making your…

How Much Do You Know about Umami? Test Your Knowledge!

There are bona fide experts throughout the culinary world who achieved knowledge and skills in…
Tasting MSG

10 Razones para Sazonar con MSG

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