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MSG: Improving Taste Means Improving Nutrition?

MSG, or Monosodium Glutamate is a salt of the amino acid – Glutamic Acid (glutamate), so chemically speaking,┬áit is approximately 78 percent free glutamic acid, 21 percent sodium, and up to 1 percent contaminants. MSG or Monosodium Glutamate definitely stimulates your taste buds, but how food tastes does not improve the nutritional value of the […]