We think of the human palate in terms of sweet, sour, bitter, or salty. There is a lesser-known savory acumen as well, called "umami." Described as rounded, rich, and savory, it is found naturally in foods like ripe tomatoes, Parmesan cheese and mushrooms – the perfect pizza!
While one of the characteristics of umami is subtlety, Umami Mia Pizzeria is anything but
Melanie Haupt, 2013-10-10