Cilantro:

jmminarik's picture

Across the Land, People Are Fuming Over an Herb.

http://www.comcast.net/articles/finance/20090213/SB123446387388578461/

These people with weird tastes probably think garlic isn't a breakfast food too. :dontknow:

2014 susquehanna's picture

I hate the vile weed but not

I hate the vile weed but not enough to join a group.

stein's picture

this guy sounds like a total

this guy sounds like a total jagoff:

Quote:

Irate, the 29-year-old Chicago band manager drove 20 miles back to the Mexican restaurant where he'd bought the offending item, threw it on the counter, he recalls, and "raised hell," demanding a cilantro-free replacement "immediately."

from being a band manager, to being willing to drive 20mi to get a replacement burrito, to throwing food onto a counter like a diaper baby, to being willing to 'raise hell' over something that the restaurant had no idea they had done wrong: he has packed in a lot of red flags for weiner-dom in one sentence's worth description.

Kat's picture

Cilantro is my life. This

Cilantro is my life. This article pains me deeply. THINK OF THE SALSA, MAN!!!!!

2014 susquehanna's picture

Kat wrote:Cilantro is my

Kat wrote:

Cilantro is my life. This article pains me deeply. THINK OF THE SALSA, MAN!!!!!

Obviously you have faulty taste buds.

stein's picture

considering that cilantro is

considering that cilantro is edible (and reasonably nutritious) wouldn't it be those who find cilantro to taste soapy to be the ones with faulty tastebuds?

Larry99's picture

dislike of cilantro is a

dislike of cilantro is a character flaw.

rtsaidred's picture

I heart cilantro And Kat's

I heart cilantro And Kat's salsa.

Kat's picture

2014 susquehanna wrote:Kat

2014 susquehanna wrote:
Kat wrote:

Cilantro is my life. This article pains me deeply. THINK OF THE SALSA, MAN!!!!!

Obviously you have faulty taste buds.

First pickles, now cilantro! Oh my!

jmminarik's picture

Kat wrote:Cilantro is my

Kat wrote:

Cilantro is my life. This article pains me deeply. THINK OF THE SALSA, MAN!!!!!

I thought this might hit a little close to home.

sheskrafty23's picture

Larry99 wrote:dislike of

Larry99 wrote:

dislike of cilantro is a character flaw.

Agreed!

2014 susquehanna's picture

stein wrote:considering that

stein wrote:

considering that cilantro is edible (and reasonably nutritious) wouldn't it be those who find cilantro to taste soapy to be the ones with faulty tastebuds?

Not necessarily. People who are supertasters often dislike things like cilantro or pickles. The have enhanced tastebuds.

jmminarik's picture

2014 susquehanna wrote: Not

2014 susquehanna wrote:

Not necessarily. People who are supertasters often dislike things like cilantro or pickles. The have enhanced tastebuds.

Stop polluting our rant with facts Pickle hater. :-p

rtsaidred's picture

Pickle hater. ha

Pickle hater. ha

Larry99's picture

I'd say overly acute

I'd say overly acute tastebuds, as those found in supertasters, are faulty.

2014 susquehanna's picture

Larry99 wrote:I'd say overly

Larry99 wrote:

I'd say overly acute tastebuds, as those found in supertasters, are faulty.

That's probably true but supertasters tend to be thin. Not a bad fault to have.

rtsaidred's picture

I'm eating a pickle and

I'm eating a pickle and reading about pickles. Now that doesn't happen very often.

th's picture

I just like to say

I just like to say ceeee-LAHN-tttttroh with as much tongue rolling as possible.

jmminarik's picture

rtsaidred wrote:I'm eating a

rtsaidred wrote:

I'm eating a pickle and reading about pickles. Now that doesn't happen very often.

I have these sorts of 'Plate of Shrimp' moments all of the time. :dontknow:

codergrrl's picture

I remember when it used to

I remember when it used to be called coriander, but that was back when mahi-mahi was still dolphin fish.

stein's picture

i thought coriander was the

i thought coriander was the seed?

qbert4578's picture

I feel that strongly about

I feel that strongly about parsley. Hate it.

jmminarik's picture

qbert4578 wrote:I feel that

qbert4578 wrote:

I feel that strongly about parsley. Hate it.

You should put that in your dating sales pitch.

qbert4578's picture

jmminarik wrote:qbert4578

jmminarik wrote:
qbert4578 wrote:

I feel that strongly about parsley. Hate it.

You should put that in your dating sales pitch.

My title on Match.com is, "Sweet girl, hates parsley."

yeah yeah's picture

Mexican food = Cilantro .

Mexican food = Cilantro . You can't separate the two. He was an idiot for what he did.

Becky's picture

Cilantro. Do not want.

Cilantro. Do not want.

brooke's picture

I hate pepper and pretty

I hate pepper and pretty much dislike cinnamon.

But cilantro? And pickles? These are the nectar of the gods.

rtsaidred's picture

brooke wrote:I hate pepper

brooke wrote:

I hate pepper and pretty much dislike cinnamon.

But cilantro? And pickles? These are the nectar of the gods.

Who can hate pepper? You are only the second person i know to dislike pepper. you and my sister will get along great.

brooke's picture

Awesome. Does she cook?

Awesome. Does she cook? Pepper tastes gross...I don't know what to tell you.

codergrrl's picture

True dat... They just all

True dat...
They just all come from the same plant...
(even the root is usable)...

codergrrl's picture

One of the finest gifts from

One of the finest gifts from God is fresh asparagus, with butter and fresh ground pepper.