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Ajinomoto® MSG

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Ajinomoto® MSG, also known as monosodium glutamate, is a common amino acid, naturally found in meat, fish, milk, and many vegetables. It is certified Kosher, Halal, and allergen free. It imparts the fullness and impact of taste and the mildness and complexity of flavor. By replicating these natural taste components, it provides the exceptional ability to improve the taste characteristics of your processed foods.


Ajinomoto is a leading developer and manufacturer of ingredients and additives used in the Food and Beverage industry. Best known as the original creator of MSG, it also provides a host of other flavor-enhancing offerings. San-J® brand soy sauces deliver authentic Japanese flavor to a variety of dishes. And Ajinomoto’s Activa® enzymes provide excellent texture enhancement for processed foods.

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