Mukilteo Beacon - Your Hometown News Source

By Chef Dez 

Umami: The Fifth Taste | Chez Dez

 

Last updated 8/31/2020 at 11:09am



Eating is a celebration of the senses. All five of them in fact: taste, smell, sight, touch, and sound.

Keeping this in mind, there could be an argument in deciding as to which is the most important sense when it comes to eating. They all play significant roles in the symphony of eating, but “taste” is the one that the majority of people associate with the most when it comes to the enjoyment of their favorite dish or cuisine.

Upon further examination of the “taste” sense, we are able to break it down into four recognizable basic distinctions: sweet, sour, salty and bitter. This dis...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 

Reader Comments
(0)

 
 

Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020

Rendered 09/22/2020 12:46