Umami (oo-ma-mi) originates from the Japanese word meaning perfect savory, described as a flavor sensation that triggers a craving response. It's commonly known as the 5th taste behind sweet, salty, bitter and sour. This award winning Umami sauce is a simply stunning blend of flavors that create a taste sensation. It is designed to enhance a wide variety of foods such as meat, poultry, vegetables and seafood. Sweet & Spicy products play an important role in making almost any type of food delicious.