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A Story by Sue

I bought some beautiful potted herbs today. After repotting them, I kept smelling this horrible, familiar, terrifying odor! I froze, as I realized I had mistakenly purchased cilantro, instead of fla...



A Story by Maryetta Dynan

My first experience with cilantro was on asian prepared shrimp. It tasted so terrible to me that I thought it was spoiled and we had the manager (of Applebees) take it back and have something else pr...



A Story by Doc H

I can't say that I remember my first experience with cilantro. Like many people, I had a series of unfortunate experiences in restaurants where I thought the food was spoiled or that someone had forgo...



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Finding the I HATE CILANTRO site has made my day!

I first ran afoul of this awful herb from hell when I bit into a Vietnamese pork sandwich from a little out of the way place...



A Story by Chris

I live in the southwest, and have for a long time, but it was only in the last few years that I have discovered why some of the foods I eat taste like soap. It all started when I was eating at a frien...



A Story by Jenningsthecat

My first experience with cilantro came when I was about 30 years old. My roommate and I were eating in a Vietnamese restaurant when I bit down on something green that gave me the most unpleasant taste...



A Story by Emily

I abhor, detest, loathe, and actually hate the taste of cilantro. One time, when my husband and I were buying some herbs, he told me to pull a leaf off one, and taste it.

I almost vomited! I ...



A Story by Tmccallster

I really don't remember the first time I encountered this vile herb, I just know I hate the taste and smell so much that my family refers to me as the cilantro police. They really don't understand h...



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I got cilantroed today. I'm on a gluten free diet and my husband is trying it. Usually we just go home to eat lunch, it's just so much easier.... Today, however, we didn't have time to run home for ...



A Story by RVIsh

There's an Indian food chain abouts where I live called Nawab, where me and my fiance dine frequently. Recently we went there and I decided instead of the usual meaty appetizer I'd get a salad. The sa...



A Story by John Arnold

When I was 16 I went to my first vietnamese restaurant. I'm a culinary adventurer. I love food. I like to try new things. I ordered some soup and rolls. It wasn't terrible, but it had a pile of g...



A Story by Carter

I'm not sure when I first encountered cilantro. Growing up in the South West, I ate plenty of Mexican food and I remember, on blessedly rare occasions, the food sometimes tasted off, bitter. To me, ...



A Story by SL

We attended the celebration of a baptism at which a whole cow's head was served. Cebeza de vaca. There was no attempt to disguise what it was. It was in a huge metal baking dish. Slices of this were ...



A Story by Izzygram

I was at the hospital to hold my niece's hand and help her as secondary coach during the birth of her second child. Hers was a difficult pregnancy. My sister died just before my nice discovered she ...



A Story by Valerie

About 12 years ago my husband and I decided to try a new mexican restaurant. All I could taste was soap. Soap in the salsa, soap in the rice and soap in the maincourse. My husband thought I was nut...



A Story by Pat

I first encountered cilantro in AZ about 15years ago..It tasted like dirt to me and I couldn't figure out what is was that made my burrito taste like that..A few more times in different food that dirt...



A Story by Josh

Going out and getting Mexican is something I take such pleasure in. You just can't go wrong with a helping of salsa and chips before the main course. I am very proud of being able to tolerate the ma...



A Story by Alicia

I typically love Mexican food, especially the salsa at this one restaurant I ate at sometimes. Somewhere between the last time I visited and then, they changed the salsa recipe to include cilantro. I ...



A Story by Elia

I was probably 10 when I had my first encounter with cilantro. I was at a restaurant, I believe it was a Mexican restaurant. There were chips and salsa on the table and I decided to have some. After a...



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Most people come here and post about first having cilantro in Mexican cuisines... but not me. I first had it in pho (Vietnamese soup noodles). I was maybe 10 or 12 years old and cilantro almost ruined...



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