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WTF – MSG? Deliciously Controversial, or is it?
Monosodium Glutamate, or MSG, has long had a bad reputation even though, guess what, you’ve probably been eating it all these years. This umami flavor enhancer is a great way to maximize impact when used correctly. On this week’s WTF Scott and Janie take on the myths around MSG, and how a small pinch of this controversial ingredient can enhance, burgers, seasonings, and even coffee!
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We Transform Food is a weekly series from Modernist Pantry exploring cool ingredients and gadgets that can help any chef transform food into more memorable experiences.
April 27, 2020 2:01 am
Technical comment – MSG video
Sodium is referred to as a molecule. Technically it is an atom.
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