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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “umami”

umami

noun [U]
 
 
/uːˈmɑː.mi/
a strong savoury taste that people recognize in foods such as cheese or mushrooms
(像奶酪和蘑菇等食物的)美味;鲜味
Vegetables develop umami as they ripen.
蔬菜熟了会变得好吃起来。
Flavours and tastes
(Definition of umami from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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