Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Fact of the Day: Garlic

Garlic has had a long history with humans dating back thousands of years. The Ancient Egyptians were among the first to recognize the health benefits of eating garlic. 

26 comments:

Christine said...

wow that old!

Manzanita said...

I smell like a garlic pit lately as I'm taking a powerful garlic pill. I was at first going to choose garlic for the G in the challenge but didn't.

Kay said...

I do use quite a bit of garlic in my cooking. I even have a special garlic peeler.

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

I hate it!

黄清华 Wong Ching Wah said...

Never miss it on Chinese dishes!

Kati said...

Oh man, do I love garlic!

-Kati

Anonymous said...

Yummy!

Bob Bushell said...

My favourite.

Pat Hatt said...

Eating raw garlic is some of the nastiest things ever lol but it works

DEZMOND said...

I put it in all dishes....

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Good and good for you.

Unknown said...

Use it all the times *_*


hugs,

nicole

www.nicoleta.me

Pilar Domínguez said...

My mum uses a lot in her meals and I love its taste. Kisses:)

Margaret D said...

Good product as long as everyone in the house eats it.

Unknown said...

I like the taste, but I feel really bad! : (

jaybird said...

As an Italian, I can tell you that I ALWAYS smell like garlic. LOVE IT.

Caro * said...

Very nice fact ! I don't like the taste ! :)

FilipBlog said...

I just love garlic.

Greetings,
Filip

stephen Hayes said...

Didn't know the Egyptians ate garlic.

The Happy Whisk said...

I use organic garlic for many things, including fever reducer.

Works great.

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

And they're still popular as ever.

Holy Ghost Writer said...

Works great for colds

Theresa Mahoney said...

I love garlic! It makes dinner dishes taste so much better!

bj said...

I had no idea it was that old...I like garlic in small doses.

Optimistic Existentialist said...

I love garlic on almost anything! Especially pizza.

Linda said...

I love garlic and its health benefits, thankfully, are many.