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A Story by Robbie

I hate cilantro. Period. For that very reason I avoid Mexican restaurants because they have a tendency to sneak it into anything and everything. I hate refried beans too, but that's a whole other Webs...



A Story by Jcsaint

OMG - all this time, i thought i was the ONLY ONE who hated this stuff so passionately! i'm beginning to feel more normal already.
i first met cilantro in kiev, ukraine, where a local recently gra...



A Story by 666cilantro666

I reached the age of 20 before learning how much I truly hated Cilantro. That was the year I began a job as a waiter at Casa Gallardo Grill at the Galleria in St. Louis. In the morning, the chefs woul...



A Story by Geezer

plain and simple. if i ordered a burritto with no cilantro.........and then got home, found it had cilantro and the place was 30 minutes away. id drive back. no problem. just so they will get it RIGHT...



A Story by Lindsay

First of all, I am SO excited that there's an actual web community dedicated to the disgustingness that is cilantro (or coriander.) My first experience with cilantro was in a Vietnamese restaurant wi...



A Story by Chad

I HATE CILANTRO WITH THE WHITE-HOT INTENSITY OF A THOUSAND BURNING SUNS!!!
My first run in with cilantro was at age 10, My grandmother took my cousin and I to a little mexican restaurante in a sha...



A Story by Karen

My first experience with cilantro was as a student at UC Davis in California, many years ago. They have a local farmers market there, and it is a fun local event that draws everyone to the downtown. I...



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My family is Chinese. I grew up retching from the smell of this stuff. It's everywhere where you don't want it - Chinese, Vietnamese, Mexican, fusion, what have you.

I must have been three w...



A Story by Ruby

Cilantro tastes like metallic dirt.

Much like the first time I ate wasabi sauce, my initial reaction after taking a big leafy sample of otherwise appealing dewy green foliage at the farmer's ...



A Story by Tastelikesoap

A friend had made some homemade salsa for a dinner at work. It looked so good and he was anxious for me to try his recipe. When I bit in to it my mouth stopped chewing automaticly, my eyeballs poppe...



A Story by Courtney

I just tonight bought a HUGE salad at Whole Foods. It was about $10, with all the fixin's. I bite in, and I have to stop and throw it out. The mixed greens had cilantro ALL TRHOUGH IT! WHY??...



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I was a junior in college in the spring of 1993 at the University of Texas at Austin when I first tasted the disgusting formaldehyde substitute. The restaurant was El Arroyo (a great restaurant despi...



A Story by Lauren A.k.a. Lboogi

My story begins the same as many others: with Thai food. I was a poor student at New York University in the Big Apple and my not-poor friend offered to take me out for dinner, for Thai food, which I'd...



A Story by Ron

I am a big fan of Tabouli salad, made with curley parsley green onions ect. We were having company and i was going to make some.The supermarket was all out of parsley but they had a lot of what they c...



A Story by Gabe

My well-to-do Jewish Orthodox friends invited me over for the traditional Sabbath meal; the Matriarch of the family announced, "we have rice with Cilantro," like it was some sort of magical ...



A Story by Polly

My first encounter with cilantro was many years ago when I tried a new recipe and added the exotic herb to the pot. Both my husband and I took a bite and looked at each other, making funny faces and s...



A Story by Dave

I watched a cooking show on the Food Network, I won't mention the name of the show because the show's recipes are usually great. I went online afterward, downloaded this recipe for 'Mexican Stew' and ...



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The first time I remember tasting or noticing cilantro was when I was about 18 and visiting my mother in England. I was cooking one of those instant pack of curried rice, and started noticing a horrib...



A Story by Java McJugg

I worked at a fancy pants college town deli when I first started college. All my sophisticated college student co-workers were in love with it and put it in everything.

Somebody was making a...



A Story by Kofi Jones

SOAPY HELL. Yes, there must be some kind of cilantro gene and said gene must have the characteristic of making its carier percieve cilantro's taste as soapy. My loathing of cilantro began when my mot...



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