Savory

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Savory or Savoury may refer to:

  • Herbs of the genus Satureja, particularly :
    • Summer savory (Satureja hortensis), an annual herb, used to flavor food
    • Winter savory (Satureja montana), a perennial herb, also used to flavor food, but less common than summer savory
  • Savoriness, a culinary term traditionally contrasted with sweetness. Savory foods are flavorful but not sweet
    • Umami, also called savoriness, one of the basic tastes detected by the human tongue. This is a more recent, restricted use than the above.
  • Savoury (small dish), a small savoury dish, traditionally served towards the end of a formal meal in European cuisine, particularly in Britain and France
  • "Savory" (song), 1994 single by the band Jawbox

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