Seasoning Tips for Improving Flavor

1. Drop (salt for) acid In addition to grabbing the saltshaker to boost flavor in soups, stews, and sauces, try a drop of lemon juice or vinegar. Like salt, acid competes with bitter flavor compounds, reducing our perception of them as they “brighten” other flavors. Just a dash—1/8 teaspoon—can go a long way. 2. Use coarse […]