What is Umami?

What is Umami?

Welcome to the World of Umami

Master Umami and Transform
__ Your Food !

Knowledge of umami changes your dish. The clip explains the “World of Umami” with three sections: Umami Basics, Umami History, and Umami for the Next Generation. Please open the door to the World of Umami.

  • Umami is the fifth basic taste, which was discovered by Japanese. There is much information on umami from a cultural standpoint based on scientific analysis.

  • To learn about “umami”, the Umami Information Center always includes tasting of umami-rich soup stocks and foods during lectures. Letユs try umami.

  • Synergistic effects are brought about by a combination of umami substances. Moreover, using umami has important health effects, such as decreasing salt intake and promoting saliva secretion.