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Easy way to find out if MSG is in restaurant foods?

hnasc
by hnasc 8 years ago

I go thru ridiculous amounts of q and a when I go to a new restaurant, attempting to determine if any of the foods have MSG, or monsodium glutamate. It's amazing to me how many waitstaff don't e...

Is it possible for consumers to purchase Disodium Riboneclueotides?

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by antihawk 1 year ago

Hi, all. It's easy to purchase MSG as a consumer in reasonably low quantities, which is convenient for me, an umami fiend. Glutamates react synergistically with nucleotides to amplify the umami ...

Can you taste MSG in the food you are eating?

Kurtis
by Kurtis 8 years ago

I can't. For me, whenever I feel undeserved amount of thirst after the meal is when I think the possibility of having had food with MSG. Some people have described various unspecific symptoms ...

Seasoning containing MSG + disodium inosinate & guanylate?

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by antihawk 1 year ago

Hi, all. It's proving difficult to procure disodium inosinate & guanylate separately, or in its combined ribonucleotides form. The idea was to combine a small amount of ribonucleotides with MSG ...

Seasoning containing MSG + disodium inosinate & guanylate?

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by antihawk 1 year ago

Hi, all. It's proving difficult to procure disodium inosinate & guanylate separately, or in its combined ribonucleotides form. The idea was to combine a small amount of ribonucleotides with MSG ...

Pho in Marpole

LotusRapper
by LotusRapper 4 years ago

For the longest time, the number of Vietnamese restos in Marpole can be counted by Winston Churchill's "V" fingers (as in 2). And both were rather meh IMO. Then recently Thai Son, a well-known c...

Does Hydrolyzed Soy Protein = MSG?

jfood
by jfood 10 years ago

Another thread prompted jfood to look up the ingredients in HN hot dogs and this term appeared. He googled and read a few articles but is still a little confused. Does anyone know the answer to ...

Foods high in nucleotides

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by antihawk 2 years ago

Hi, all. I've recently begun integrating MSG judiciously into my cooking. From what I can gather, the glutamates are the molecules that trigger the receptors in the brain that detect umami. ...

When to add MSG to slow-cooked dishes

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by antihawk 2 years ago

Hi, all. A preliminary remark: from here on out, I am assuming that there are no ill health effects of MSG when used judiciously. I do not want this thread to devolve into a "debate" (to me, the...

Facts about MSG

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 4 years ago

Hope these will calm a few fellow hounds down?! http://www.msn.com/en-ca/foodanddrink/foodnews/10-things-you-didn%E2%80%99t-know-about-msg/ss-BBk20IO?ocid=mailsignoutmd

msg free meals

KySheWolf
by KySheWolf 10 years ago

I am needing some msg free meals dealing with chicken, pork or turkey. Also I need help in making sauces, (note you cannot use cornstarch). ps.. I would love to have a good (not spicey) msg f...

Replacing Salt with MSG

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by zackly 3 years ago

As I get older (I’m 65) I find myself needing more salt in order to enjoy (taste) my food. I’ve started to use more MSG to cut down on my sodium intake as I’m mildly hypertensive. Depending on wh...

To MSG or not to MSG? That is the question

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

" . . . No matter how famous a chef gets, he or she still has to cater to the public, and many people still harbor a prejudice against MSG. But as Asian restaurants proliferate — as pho, ramen and ...

Care to share an MSG free recipe?

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by cncnorman 6 years ago

I have recently found out that i cannot eat anything with MSG, tyramine or aspartame due to Chronic Paroxysmal Hemicrania (a type of cluster headeache.) I have almost always cooked everything out ...

MSG Cooking Tips

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by VitalForce 4 years ago

From what I’ve read (from Harold McGee, etc.) it appears that the consumption of MSG does not produce any adverse effects and that it can be a useful and tasty ingredient in home-prepared food. How...

Eating in Tokyo / MSG

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by bonemarrow 9 years ago

Hey all, I'm going to be in Tokyo for quite a while this spring, and I'm quite concerned that I won't be able to avoid MSG which I am severely allergic to. I used to love Japanese soups/ramen...

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