Recipes

Black Bean Cilantro Corn Salsa

Ingredients 1/2 of a dry pint cherry tomatoes — diced 1/4 of red bell pepper — diced 1/2 cup black beans – canned — rinsed and drained 1/2 cup corn — drained (I like fresh corn stripped from the cob during the summer time 🙂 1/4 cup cilantro chopped 2 cloves garlic — finely chopped […]

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Why Does Cilantro Taste Like Soap to Some People?

Cilantro (or coriander leaves) is probably the most divisive herb there is. Most people find it to be an inoffensive, fresh, citrus-y addition to all sorts of Eastern dishes. Then there are those in the small (but very, very loud) anti-cilantro camp. These people aren’t just mildly averse to the herb—they loathe it. Cilantrophobes have likened […]

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Why Does Cilantro Taste Like Soap to Some People?

Cilantro (or coriander leaves) is probably the most divisive herb there is. Most people find it to be an inoffensive, fresh, citrus-y addition to all sorts of Eastern dishes. Then there are those in the small (but very, very loud) anti-cilantro camp. These people aren’t just mildly averse to the herb—they loathe it. Cilantrophobes have […]