In sampling several hundred wines at trade tastings and events, plus browsing local merchants for great values under $!5, we found some fine candidates the past two months and tweeted about them. 443 more words
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Restaurant week is an exciting time in the Twin Cities. Put on through MSP Magazine, a couple dozen restaurants participate and offer $30 set menus. I have to say I really did think that more restaurants would participate, but perhaps there isn’t quite enough buzz around it yet. 455 more words
a category of taste in food (besides sweet, sour, salt, and bitter), corresponding to the flavor of glutamates, esp. monosodium glutamate.
To me, umami is kind of like a moderately tangential mode of tasting, a “you know it when you taste it” magical unicorn that’s hard to describe and even harder to design. 88 more words