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A Story by VVIENNE

I moved to the states from the UK and had never previously had Cilantro, however, it was served everywhere on the west coast of America, in wraps, salads, Asian food, Mexican etc. At first thought i...



A Story by Sarah

So I was at a restaurant and cilantro came with the meal I was unaware of this because it was such a small piece. It turns out I'm allergic to the hideous stuff and I started having a really bad react...



A Story by Alex N.

My first unfortunate encounter with cilantro was at a supposedly amazing Vietnamese place which one of my friends raved about incessantly. I decided to give it a try and ordered Beef Pho, which is tra...



A Story by Cheryl

It is our anniversary about 1987 and my husband and I had been fighting (we are still together!) and he decides we must go out to celebrate anyway. We go to a Mexican restaurant in Arkansas that has ...



A Story by Carik

When I first started dating my boyfriend he laughed at me when I was picking that gross green stuff from the salsa. When he tasted the salsa he didn't like it....picked off the cilantro and realized ...



A Story by Jennifer

Followed a recipe for some cold summer soup made with all good stuff (cucumber, melon, mint, yogurt, olive oil, rice vinegar, lemon juice, chile pepper) but it also called for 1/2 bunch of chopped cil...



A Story by Ani A

When I first encountered cilantro I was very young and naive of what it was and what it taste like. My mom would make my family dinner every night and I would never question her cooking or use of ingr...



A Story by Cindy

Today I ordered a noodle salad from a Chinese restaurant that sounded delicious. Cold rice noodles, strips of beef, fresh bean sprouts, spring onions, fresh mint, a cut up egg roll and an orange sesam...



A Story by Mathew Hopkins

I don't recall my first run-in with cilantro, but I remember hating it from an early age. As a young boy, I didn't even know it was cilantro I hated; I thought maybe it was a certain kind of sauce or ...



A Story by Kris

I drove through town,
at the greatest of speed.
A delicious chicken burrito,
is all I did need.

I exited my car,
with wallet and keys.
The thought of this burrito,
ma...



A Story by Kristi

I freakin hate the stuff. Have you ever smelled or eaten a stink bug? that's what it tastes like!! my husband and I call it stink bugs. I don't mind dry coriander in food, but the fresh stuff is inedi...



A Story by Jordan

The first time I noticed the taste of cilantro was when I was about 20 years old. Me and a friend went out for dinner at a Thai restaurant and I ordered a big soup. I immediately noticed the taste o...



A Story by Dave

You lot are mad! Don't get me wrong, I am all for freedom of speech, and support your right to rant about mad stuff. Doesn't mean it isn't mad.

I love it, I'm afraid. It's the best herb ever...



A Story by Dora

My most vile moments:

1. Grandmother gave me a steamed Chinese chicken bun (about the diameter of 4"). One bite into the herby steamed meats, and I knew that I would have to spend every ...



A Story by Corporal Ciehoski

Hi, my cilantro story is horrid. When i was deployed in Iraq, I smelled burning bodies whenever we mortared an enemy position. It smelled like burning plastic. And my drill Sargent gave me a green lea...



A Story by Verna Watton

When I was a little girl I remember squashing a stink bug once, and that smell is just like the taste of Coriander leaves/Cilantro, so I can't stand the pungeant taste/smell in my mouth and nose as it...



A Story by Scott

I grew up in Kentucky raised on home cooking and buckets from the colonel. I never ran up on this toxin in my young sheltered life. My parents weren't deranged or cruel. My meals were made of things y...



A Story by Jantelle

Mexico, '04. I was about fourteen, naive. Vulnerable. Looking for a purpose. The food? Cookies. COOKIES. Sweet, cookies.
My family is Hispanic, and I've known them to be avid cilantro users. I ne...



A Story by Marie

I had never heard of cilantro let alone tasted it in food. However recently having learnt about its huge repertoire of positive qualitites I bought the fresh herb in a pot to include in receipes. The ...



A Story by John

Please allow haters of coriander (to other English speaking nations) a look in - by adding it to allow search engines to hit you....



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