Definition funny of Umami:

urbanthe tounge can taste 5 diferent things; salty, sweet, bitter, sour, and umami. umami is the flavor that certain meat protiens have. (saw that on good eats)

urbanman that meat has good umami.

urbanA bullshit invited flavor that tv chefs pretend to be able to recognize, but can never define. Due to peer pressure they regurgitate keywords to make it appear that they know what it is, but in reality none of them have a clue.

urban"Dude I just saw Andrew Zimmern describe some butter as having an umami flavor. Last episode it was mushrooms. I'm pretty sure they are making this shit up as they go."

urbanLiteral meaning: taste sensation that is meaty or savory and is produced by several amino acids and nucleotides (as glutamate and aspartate) Slang: prounouced "you mommy" This is the white version of "yo momma!"

urbanAfter being insulted, Christian yelled, "UMAMI!"

urbanJapanese slang for the flavor well maintained vagina.


Songs about Umami:

songsSandburg (Umami Remix) by Tinush from the Album Sandburg

songsUmami by Mind Soup from the Album Ocean Café Vol. 3

songsUmami by Mind Soup from the Album Love Songs for Gifted Children

songsUmami (Original Mix) by Yves V from the Album Umami

songsPopcorn Beats (umami Remix) by Stavroz Stereo Express from the Album Popcorn Beats

songsUmami by Mind Soup from the Album Hotel Ibiza

songsUmami (Original Mix) by Yves V from the Album Sander van Doorn Identity Essentials (December)


Books about Umami:

booksUmami: The Fifth Taste by Michael Anthony, Heston Blumenthal, Alexandre Bourdas and David Kinch (Sep 2, 2014)

booksThe Umami Formula: Udon, Soba, Tempura and the Birth of Ramen (How to Enjoy Japanese Food Even Ten Times Better... by Hikari Dept. and A Okuyama (Jun 15, 2014)

booksSavory Cocktails: Sour Spicy Herbal Umami Bitter Smoky Rich Strong by Greg Henry (Sep 10, 2013)

booksUmami: Unlocking the Secrets of the Fifth Taste (Arts and Traditions of the Table: Perspectives on Culinary History... by Ole G. Mouritsen, Klavs Styrbæk, Jonas Drotner Mouritsen and Mariela Johansen (Jun 3, 2014)

booksThe Fifth Taste: Cooking with Umami by Anna Kasabian and David Kasabian (Nov 8, 2005)

booksUnravelling the Umami Taste by Yair Jacob Zuk (Jul 9, 2014)

booksDashi and Umami: The Heart of Japanese Cuisine by Nobu Matsuhisa, Kiyomi Mikuni, Heston Blumenthal and Pascal Barbot (Apr 9, 2009)


Wiki information Umami:


Umami, a savory taste, is one of the five basic tastes. A loanword from the Japanese, umami can be translated as "pleasant savory taste". This particular writing was chosen by Professor Kikunae Ikeda from umai "delicious" and mi "taste". The kanji 旨味...

Umami Burger

Umami Burger is an American restaurant chain that specializes in serving hamburgers. Their burgers have a umami flavor, which is outside of the traditionally accepted tastes of salty, sweet, bitter, and sour. The restaurant was founded by Adam...