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Why Cilantro Tastes Like Soap, Nutmeg Is A Hallucinogenic, And Chocolate Is Toxic To Dogs

Epicurious | Posted 04.17.2014 | Taste
Epicurious

You've told us about your love/hate for cilantro before, but have you ever wondered how come cilantro tastes soapy?

Meatless Monday: Spice Me Up for Christmas

Ellen Kanner | Posted 02.22.2014 | Green
Ellen Kanner

If the idea of anything other than a white Christmas seems strange, spend Christmas in the islands -- they love it there, decorating lavishly, yet tro...

Cauliflower Gratin With Nutmeg

Viviane Bauquet Farre | Posted 01.27.2014 | Taste
Viviane Bauquet Farre

Today's gratin is a classic French recipe.

9 Disgusting Drugs That Prove Prohibition Will Never Work

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald & Nick Wing | Posted 10.28.2013 | Politics

Since its earliest stages, the war on drugs has followed the policy of prohibition as its misguiding light. Drug warriors, many driven by the belief t...

Buckwheat Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Nik Sharma | Posted 05.15.2013 | Taste
Nik Sharma

Buckwheat grain gives an amazing flour with a rich and deep earthy texture which fits perfectly in these cookies. Buckwheat is also gluten- and wheat-free, making it an ideal flour substitute in most dishes for people with related allergies.

Swedish Man Blames Nutmeg Overdose For Llama-Like Spitting Attack

HuffPost Weird News | David Moye | Posted 03.30.2012 | Weird News

An excess of one common seasoning has left a Swedish man spitting mad. The man, a 28-year-old from Gävle, a city in eastern Sweden, was behind a s...

WATCH: Toxic Foods We Eat Everyday

Posted 03.20.2012 | Food

Yes, most of the foods on this list need to be eaten in massive amounts to cause a reaction; however toxins are present in these everyday foods and ca...

Spice Up Your Coffee

Small Kitchen College | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Small Kitchen College

I must admit, my coffee routine has gotten a bit boring. Every morning since high school, the first thing I do when I wake up is brew a cup of coffee.

The Health Benefits Of 5 Holiday Spices

The Huffington Post | Laura Schocker | Posted 12.23.2011 | Healthy Living

'Tis the season for holiday baking -- and while you already know to consume in moderation (too much butter and sugar is only a recipe for January regr...

10 Cinnamon-Spiced Recipes To Make For Dinner

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

After the whirlwind of holiday baking dies down, you may find yourself with a stockpile of leftover spices, especially cinnamon. It goes so perfectl...

Spice Of Life: Nutmeg, 'Viagra For Women,' Heats Things Up In Africa

Global Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Some refer to it as the “magic spice,” or “cheap high,” while others call it “Viagra for women.” Even packages of ground nutmeg, sold in D...

Nutmeg High: Poison Centers See Uptick In Abuse Of Spice

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

A sprinkle of nutmeg in eggnog or a pinch in apple pie can add the perfect punch to a holiday dessert. But winter's favorite spice has also made headl...

The Most Facinating Natural Drugs You've Never Heard Of (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Nature is truly miraculous. HuffPost Green thought we'd check out some facinating drugs that occur in nature... and we're not talking homeopathy. Hall...

How Cultures Around The World Consume Dangerous Foods Daily With No Worries

Megan Baaske | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Megan Baaske

Even the most common foods are not necessarily safe. But in the quest for sustenance and taste, people have been creative enough in cultivating and cooking even foods that pose a hazard.