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Explain Like I'm 5: Bite sized answers to stuff you should know about - in a mini podcast

Oct 16, 2020

Why does MSG have a bad reputation? What is Monosodium Glutamate? How does it make everything taste delicious? What is umami taste? Is MSG really unhealthy for you, or is that a myth?


... We explain like i'm five!


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