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By amy • Apr 16th, 2011 • Category: Columns, Condiments, Dressings, Oils, Vinegars

First analysed in the Journal of Biological Chemistry in 2009, kokumi is the new kid on the block – the sixth taste. Kokumi, often translated as heartiness, is a sort of enabler, indiscernible by itself but enhancing any flavours linked to it. It is found in foods such as scallops and yeast, and joins the [...]



By amy • Nov 22nd, 2009 • Category: Columns, Dairy

“Like buttah!” Who could forget Mike Meyers on Saturday Night Live, sending up his fantastically Jewish mother-in law in the classic sketch Coffee Talk With Linda Richman? Oh. My. God. The poufy hair, the glamazon shoulder pads, the most perfect nails evah? The hilarious diva worship: “This show is dedicated as always to Barbra Joan [...]