Ajinomoto MSG in a cute Panda bottle.
Monosodium glutamate (MSG) is a seasoning that
combines sodium (like that in table salt) with glutamate,
the most abundant amino acid in nature and one that
provides umami, a savory taste. In simple terms, it is a
seasoning that enhances the flavor of foods by adding
Flavour Enhancer (Monosodium Glutamate E621) 100% (Refined from Tapioca Flour & Cane)