Ketchup embodies five distinct tastes salty sweet bitter sour umami

Ketchup embodies five distinct tastes salty sweet bitter sour umami

Ketchup’s popularity and universality is due in part to the fact that it embodies all five distinct tastes: salty, sweet, bitter, sour, and umami “Many years ago, one mustard dominated the supermarket shelves: French’s. It came in a plastic bottle. People used it on hot dogs and bologna. It was a yellow mustard, made from […]