MSG – Monosodium Glutamate

MSG – Monosodium Glutamate

What is it? A mixture of sodium and glutamate. Sodium is salt, glutamate is an amino acid (amino acids are the building blocks of protein) Found naturally in: Tomatoes Parmesan cheese Mushrooms How is it made? The glutamate in MSG is made by fermenting sugar, and...
She was scared – we had got lost in the mountains

She was scared – we had got lost in the mountains

It started as a lovely morning walk. After getting the ski lift to the top of the mountain to take in the stunning views, we had our route mapped out for the next few hours. Then we’d get home, shower and go and watch the football (despite not being a big...