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Old 02-12-2006, 07:43 AM   #21
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Where to start. All of these rank equally on my I will not eat them list.
Brocolli, Califlower, asperigus, brussel sprouts, squash, I'm sure that there are more. Never got into veggies. I would much rather eat fruits then veggies.

I will probably get it for not eating my veggies.

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Old 02-12-2006, 08:54 AM   #22
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There are several.....

Raw cucumbers, pthettt!!! If one sliver is in a salad it contaminates the whole thing. I'd rather drink gasoline.
I'm with Kimbaby on the tomatoes. I like everything made with a tomato, but raw isn't for me.
Most canned greens, spinach, turnips, asparagus, are horrible.
However, many veggies are not liked because of the method in which they are cooked. A lady once said she hated yellow squash until she ate my baked squash cassarole.

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Old 02-12-2006, 09:29 AM   #23
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I was going to say Lima Beans but then I remembered how much I really hate beets!
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Old 02-12-2006, 11:31 AM   #24
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Originally Posted by Piccolina
...Actually I don't much like the texture of celery either, but enjoy the taste a lot...
Do you string your celery? Cut the celery in 4-5" pieces, and with your paring knife and thumb, get ahold of the strings at one end, and simply pull them out. I think you'll like it much better that way.

My least favorite vegetable is fennel. I do not like anything with a licorice flavor.
I don't care for raw onions, either, unless they are finely diced into a potato or pasta salad.
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Old 02-12-2006, 12:01 PM   #25
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I don't care for beans (lima, pinto, kidney, black), black eyed peas (or is that a form of bean?), okra, collard/turnip greens, cauliflower, yellow squash. And probably a few more that I can't think of right off the bat.
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Old 02-12-2006, 04:10 PM   #26
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I've never met a beet I liked. I thought maybe I just hadn't given them a chance. Tried them roasted last summer, and now I think I can go a lifetime without trying them again.
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Old 02-12-2006, 04:31 PM   #27
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I really like majority of vegetables, I always have even when I was a kid, however I do make exceptions with fennel, okra and turnip. I don't particularly care for cauliflowers, I eat them though... I much prefer broccoli. Oh, and I can't stand some vegetables that are out of a tin, mushrooms, asparagus, peas... though I love them fresh.
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Old 02-13-2006, 06:12 AM   #28
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Originally Posted by kadesma
Try some celery root Piccolina, the taste is great, with a meaty texture instead of stringy and crunchy.
Hi Kadesma, thank-you! I've had this in the past and liked it too It's somewhat popular in Ireland (and I think the UK) especially since some of the big name chefs over here (and the UK) are getting into it recently. I saw the recipe you posted for the salad and have c&p it for future use - looks awesome!

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Old 09-29-2006, 06:09 PM   #29
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Peas! Never has something that looked so nice and jolly tasted so snarly. Canned or otherwise. (They are fun to play with though -how many can you stack on a spoon?)
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Old 09-29-2006, 06:19 PM   #30
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I am always interested in this sort of post/thread and always wonder about the ultimate purpose of it? Validation? Survey--probably not?
But to answer, I cannot think of a vegetable that I actively dislike. I choose from so many for so many dishes I don't need to dwell on a negative.
But in my family I have to pay attention to it because our DDIL does not like tomatoes--unless they are summer types. But she also doesn't say anything if I forget and serve them. There is usually enough that we can make do.

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