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I Love Garlic

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    I Put Garlic Into Everythin...

    I put garlic into everything! I usta think it would be cool to be  a vampire til i realized how much i like garlic.  I had to use less when I got married. My Hubby said I used to much.   --  :P
    michichibi michichibi 26-30, F Mar 20, 2008

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    Garlic

    I love garlic.  I use garlic mainly in all my dish, saute or raw. Update:  I'm happy to love garlic and eat lots of it too even though it causes bad breath.  I'm reading and garlic goes against bacteria, good for our gut, stops tumor growth, etc, ...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 11, 2011

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    Yummy Garlic On Tast With Lots Of Butter And Cracked Black Pepper..

    I remember when I was young and we had never even eaten garlic little less eaten it.  To my anglo saxon background the most adventurous we ever got was a teaspon of keen's curry powder in curried sausages, or half a teaspoon of curry powder in chow mein or curried apple...
    GemmaRavenBird GemmaRavenBird 41-45, F 1 Response May 31, 2010

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    Fruit of the Gods, It Is!

    I'd really like to incorporate garlic into my diet a bit more.  Its limited to certain foods, like in pasta or on bread.  But I find the taste to be so pleasing, I don't mind just tearing into a clove of garlic raw from time to time!  I'm going to try some new...
    Cade Cade 18-21 Feb 4, 2009

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    Momma and Reader's DIgest

    Momma said smash it and let it sit out for 5 minutes to oxidize and it increases in nutritional value. Reader'd Digest said to eat a teaspoon (one clove) fresh raw garlic every day.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 12, 2011

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    Sheeeeeeeeer

    I love garlic bread. I love nearly everything that has garlic. And I love the garlic itself. I can eat it sheer and it tastes VERY good. But my breathe will not be as good XD
    Rawa Rawa 16-17, F May 17, 2008

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    Amish Wedding..

    My brother gave me some garlic that is supposed to be hot. But this Amish Wedding is great stuff not hot not too sweet just right....... http://www.troyerscountrymarket.com/garlichotpickled16oz.aspx     http://www.troyerscountrymarket.com/productimages/jargoods/Hot...
    cjpsf5 cjpsf5 41-45, M 22 Responses Aug 25, 2009

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    It Burns

    I enjoy garlic. I remember one time when I ate so much with dinner that it burned my throat to breath after. And I woke up with the taste still a little in my mouth. GREAT STUFF!
    GoddessNakiBean GoddessNakiBean 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 19, 2008

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    But

    I’m worried that I’m going to start smelling like garlic. I started eating raw garlic cloves with my okra. I feel like I can still taste and smell the garlic hours after I’ve eaten them. I read that it can come out of your pores. I hope not. That would not be good
    moonoddity moonoddity 70+ 3 Responses Oct 5, 2010

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    Mmm Garlic

    I have always liked garlic but recently have started loving it. I fry shrimp in it...and just discovered triscuits (original) dunked in minced garlic jar is so freaking amazing lol...you should try it
    mibabygrrl2005 mibabygrrl2005 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 7, 2011

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    Garlic, A Love Story

    I love it now, but as a child I couldn't handle it and would puke even if I didn't know it was in the food. I'm really glad I got over that. I never thought I would - but now I use it in evvverything! In large amounts! Cloves and cloves. Some people can't handle it, but luckily...
    Kasekosmos Kasekosmos 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 2, 2013

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    Working On A Garlic Farm

    I work on a garlic farm and when i first started i didnt realize how strong it was but after my first day i almost couldnt stand the smell anymore. I went home and didnt realize that the smell was stuck to my clothes and totally made my house stink my hair stunk, and the smell...
    garlic1 garlic1 22-25 Oct 28, 2010

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    Trying To Be Optimistic

    Tonight I had a Corean dinner with too much garlic... I even chewed three whole pieces, and one was not well cooked... SOOOOO maybe it is not a bad thing after all to have to sleep alone hahaha :-)
    sweetmeisje sweetmeisje 26-30, F 16 Responses Jun 27, 2010

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    More Than Candy

    I love the smell of garlic. I love the taste of garlic... garlic bread, garlic pizza, roasted garlic, garlic pasta, chocolate covered garlic... It is my candy.
    Pidgie Pidgie 46-50, F Jul 7, 2009

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    Add garlic immediately to a recipe

    if you want a light taste of garlic and at the end of the recipe if your want a stronger taste of garlic.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response Feb 26

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    It May Smell Bad to Some,

    but I don't care...I love it in many foods, especially Italian food, and Shrimp Scampi. I don't eat a lot of bread, but I will if it's garlic bread!
    allycat419 allycat419 46-50, F 2 Responses Aug 8, 2008

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    My Friend The Garlic

    I have a friend who smells like garlic in the morning. We kind of stopped liking her after that but we found it in our hearts to accept her. LOVE YOU ROSE!!!
    theepi theepi 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 11, 2010

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    Garlic Breath

    I love garlic kievs and garlic sauce on my kebabs...only problem is garlic breath! It doesn't matter so much now that my husbands away but he always makes fun of me and my garlic breath when he's here so I try to avoid eating it! Thankfully I haven't eaten any today, I have to...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 6 Responses Nov 19, 2007

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    Garlic Love

    I like sticking a couple of cloves of garlic in everything I eat, and just eating the cloves whole. They are so delicious, and make the meal taste fantastic too.  I don't even care about the health benefits (even though there are alot). I just think they are yummy :-)
    prairiev prairiev 21-25, F Mar 20, 2008

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    Yum..

    I would never eat it plain or anything..but I love garlic bread and putting garlic in almost everything I cook..
    punkishgreeny punkishgreeny 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 20, 2009

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    Garlic Soup

    Why try garlic soup? If you are looking for an interesting, tasty, and healthy soup, you may want to try making some this soup. Perhaps you have heard of putting garlic in stews and soups, but you may not be familiar with an actual soup that uses garlic as the main ingredient...
    gr8jesus gr8jesus 51-55, M Sep 29, 2010

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    No Worries

    If I chance to meet a vampire...they will run! Did though have a friend once that liked it just a bit too much.  When she would perspire...she would reek of garlic....yeesch...yuck!
    Lexus Lexus 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 20, 2007

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    I Love It That Much...

    Garlic is awesome! Not only does it taste awesome and smell great, it's one of the best beneficial to your health foods and fights off vampires! Terrific!!!!! I even love garlic breath!!! Breathe my way i don't care! haha
    SammyCymru SammyCymru 22-25, F Jun 22, 2009

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    MMM Garlic You Taste So Good.

    Italian food wouldn't be Italian without Garlic. Cooked garlic is the best.
    LylaRocks LylaRocks 26-30, F Mar 25, 2008

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    Can't Get Enough.

       I put garlic in everything. I love the smell, the taste and the fact that it has holistic properties too.
    eastsidechick eastsidechick 26-30, F 4 Responses Jan 4, 2008

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    I Love You

    You can do what ever you want.  Put it on anything and everything.
    WarriorMom WarriorMom 51-55, F 3 Responses Nov 9, 2008

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    Garlic Is Great!

    Garlic tastes great and it is great for you!  I use it a lot when I am cooking.  I put it in my homemade BBQ sauce.  Today I made shrimp scampi with homemade alfredo sauce and spaghetti.  The garlic made it terrific!  I had pickled garlic before and that...
    Valentine Valentine 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 18, 2007

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    Give me all types of garlic

    and I'll eat it all!
    kamachulu kamachulu 22-25, M Jul 30

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    Great Garlic Breath Batman !

    I believe all doner kebabs and all gyros souvlakia must be made using garlic sauce, and never be made using tsatsiki sauce. END OF STORY !
    skibi skibi 46-50, M Sep 4, 2011

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    I Love Garlic

    Life would be, well, blah without it.
    humdinger humdinger 46-50, F Aug 26, 2007

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    Goes With Almost Anything

    I love garlic. It has a great aroma and taste. I and you can cook garlic with almost anything.
    Cyliste Cyliste 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 1, 2011

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    COMPLETELY

    WASN'T ACQUAINTED WITH IT IN MY YOUTH... MY MOM NEVER COOKED WITH IT. LATER ON SHE EXPERIMENTED WITH GARLIC POWDER AND I WAS DRAWN IN BY THE TASTE. A FEW YEARS OF ADVENTUROUS COOKING ON MY OWN COUPLED WITH A FOOD NETWORK TV AND VIOLA! I BEGAN TO COOK WITH FRESH GARLIC. I CAN NOT...
    fukkboii fukkboii 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 21, 2009

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    Love It

    I do love it ... and use it in most of my cooking ... I also love it raw in salad dressings too.  Delicious roasted ... in fact it's very versatile and very good for you of course.   After eating garlic I like to drink good coffee ... the combination of flavours goes...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss 51-55, F 5 Responses Jun 27, 2010

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    Never Enough!

    I love anything with garlic in it, as well as garlic with anything! There is no such thing as too much garlic in my mind. I love it when I order a dish and they leave the garlic in full cloves, mmmmmmmmmm. I have everyone at the table give me all the extra garlic they don't want...
    experienceman11 experienceman11 46-50, M 3 Responses Dec 8, 2011

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    Garlic Overdose...

    i had gf in seattle that loved garlic.  We would go out and order huge baked garlic platters and spread it on bread like butter and feast away. One night after this, we parked nearby and just started necking...after a while i suddenly realized that i could no longer handle...
    thatweirdromanguy thatweirdromanguy 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 19, 2008

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    A Garlic Lover [c-lover, That's Interesing]

    I cannot understand why some people do not like garlic. I love it with a passion. I can have it on everything and anything. I recently bought [tesco's] garlic mustard. Wonderful
    melonhead melonhead 70+, M 1 Response Feb 28, 2008

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    No Vampires Here!!!

    I do so love garlic.  Minced and sauteed to flavor veggies, minced and mixed with butter to make garlic toast, crushed into a sauce...Yum.  Yeah, no vampires are gonna bug me anytime soon!
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F Dec 3, 2011

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    My favorite snack. Garlic tortillas. Spread butter on tortilla and add garlic powder! Bake at 350 for 10min ;) I cut mine with a pizza cutter and dip in ranch!
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    OMG. TRY THIS GUYS!!! Buy Texas Toast garlic bread, pizza sauce, mozerella cheese and pepperoni or any other pizza toppings you like! Build a garlic bread pepperoni pizza!!! It is...
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    Eggs with pepper, salt and mayonnaise, mushroom, ham,onion, garlic, green capsicum sprinkled with oriental seasoning plus two sliced of buttered bread with garlic sprinkle toast...
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    slipdasystem slipdasystem 18-21, M Aug 21

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    Chili powder/garlic powered/ black pepper/ salt/cayenne pepper/ red pepper (cruched)/ and franks red hot. I wish we could have added Sriracha but we ran out It ok but it could be...
    drew725 drew725 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 3

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    Cheesy garlic shrimp, four cheese, and tomato anchovy with olives. Best flavors ever for a pescetarian like me :)
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    Going grocery shopping immediately after a healthy breakfast is interesting. I felt ill looking at the junk and came home with some things I never usually buy. Like fresh garlic...
    U1traViolet U1traViolet 26-30 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Just made cream of asparagus soup. Really easy. Chicken broth, asparagus, half and half, butter, onions and garlic. I save the tips to be added when soup was done so there were...
    asherjoh asherjoh 36-40, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Leona Lewis - "Bleeding Love" Closed off from love I didn't need the pain Once or twice was enough And it was all in vain Time starts to pass Before you know it you're...
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    When my wife and I first met, we were both in loveless relationships. A simple handshake in late 2005 took us down a complicated road of friendship, love, loss, love again...
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    Love is more than a feeling, more than butterflies in the stomach. Love takes action to go with it. I thought what I had with J was love, but I was wrong. It was not love. It was...
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