What food can you absolutely not stand to eat?

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    Home Girlposted 8 years ago

    I hate clam chowder. It looks disgusting, lika a squished alien in a milk sauce.

    1. Disturbia profile image60
      Disturbiaposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Onions... I've been hungry in my life, but I will never be hungry enough to eat an onion.  The smell and the texture.... disgusting!  YUK!

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        Home Girlposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        When I was a little girl (was I?) I used to hate onions! I would sit for hours at my miserable bowl of soup, trying to take out every single piece of it! I could not stand it. And I could not leave the table before I finish my soup. Well, as soon as my mom was not looking, my soup would got out of the window, right on my mom's roses, they just loved rich nutrition!

      2. Ron Montgomery profile image61
        Ron Montgomeryposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        I can eat them if they're thoroughly cooked, but raw ones are awful.

        Worst prepared dish I've ever had?  Rice-aroni.

        1. LakeShow T profile image76
          LakeShow Tposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          Haha. Onions...either love them or hate them I guess. Personally, I love them and eat them in everything I cook.

    2. lady_love158 profile image60
      lady_love158posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      You have to go to Boston to get really great New England clam chowder, but try the Manhattan style, it's more soupy made with a tomato base and a lot of vegtables. I love them both!

    3. Arietha profile image69
      Ariethaposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      LOL Never thought of it that way, but you're right !

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      Twenty One Daysposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      mayonnaise...IS the devil.
      anything else is edible and delicious.

    5. lizmoss71 profile image60
      lizmoss71posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I can't stand raw tomatoes. Something about the texture repels me. I also hate pickles of any kind, but especially beetroot.

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      Deborah Sextonposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Brussel Sprout

  2. europewalker profile image75
    europewalkerposted 8 years ago

    Bolonga! I can't stand it.It makes me gag.

  3. lorlie6 profile image83
    lorlie6posted 8 years ago

    Any fish in the sea!  Or crusty lobster-like creatures.  I used to claim to be allergic, but I don't think so...smile

    1. sofs profile image87
      sofsposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      clams, oysters, those gooey creatures!!

    2. LakeShow T profile image76
      LakeShow Tposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I'm with you on those choices lorlie and Sofs!

  4. Aficionada profile image85
    Aficionadaposted 8 years ago

    This is great - hilarious and enlightening.  I love clam chowder, onions and most seafood (except oysters).  And I like bologna okay.

    But I loathe and detest Cream of Wheat.  The very few bites I have ever had of it tasted like wet bread.  YUCK.

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      Home Girlposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Try it with butter, strawberry jam(lots of both). My mom used to feed me that fattening stuff and i used to throw it up!  Double Yuck.  sad

      1. Aficionada profile image85
        Aficionadaposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        It always seemed funny to me that I would hate it so much.  I grew up with oatmeal (chewy, not gooey) and grits (YUM) - I'm a Southern girl, after all.  And I thought it would be very enlightened of me to try to like a "yankee" dish like Cream of Wheat.  But even though I've tried several times, I just haven't been able to stomach it.  Sorry.  Maybe the jam and butter would help, but at my age I'm thinking it's okay to recognize and acknowledge my likes and dislikes, no?

  5. TamCor profile image81
    TamCorposted 8 years ago

    I'm with you, Aficionada--I love seafood, and onions! lol

    But please don't ever serve me liver...ugh...big_smile

    1. Aficionada profile image85
      Aficionadaposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Ohhhh nooooo.  We agree on the first - but liver?  I used to like it a lot.  It's been ages since I've had any.  I also love odd vegetables:  broccoli, sweetpotatoes, squash, brussels sprouts, and more.  I'm not sure I've ever met a vegetable that I didn't like.

      I also really dislike the taste of buttermilk.  It's great for cooking, but I have tried to like drinking it, and I always fail.

      1. TamCor profile image81
        TamCorposted 8 years agoin reply to this



        I've never tried buttermilk, so I don't know whether I love it or not, lol...

        As a kid, I hated vegetables like broccoli and brussels sprouts, now I love them.  I've never gotten the hang of enjoying sweet potatoes, though! lol

  6. cindyvine profile image82
    cindyvineposted 8 years ago

    cucumbers and watermelon

  7. lady_love158 profile image60
    lady_love158posted 8 years ago

    I can't think of a single thing that I couldn't stand eating...but I'm not a big fan of beets.

  8. manlypoetryman profile image74
    manlypoetrymanposted 8 years ago

    What is the purpose of Cauliflower ? YUUKKKK !

    1. lady_love158 profile image60
      lady_love158posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      My mom makes a great cream of cauliflower soup, I love it!

    2. LakeShow T profile image76
      LakeShow Tposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Raw Cauliflower leaves something to be desired. Cooked cauliflower however is pretty good in my opinion. If it's breaded and cooked, that is an extra plus!

  9. Aficionada profile image85
    Aficionadaposted 8 years ago

    Beets, cauliflower, cucumbers, rice-a-roni, watermelon?  YUMMMM.

    Again to the question:  boxed macaroni and cheese (any brand, any variety)  YUCKCKCKCK.

  10. Ivorwen profile image69
    Ivorwenposted 8 years ago

    The only thing I have discovered so far that I cannot stand to eat is soggy bread.  I can't stand souffles that are not well cooked (especially those made with day-old bread slices), and seeing people soak their dry toast in milk is enough to make me gag.

  11. Fullerman5000 profile image65
    Fullerman5000posted 8 years ago

    carrots. i pretty much love every other vegatable except carrots. only time  really can eat them is in a soup.

    1. Glenn Raymond profile image61
      Glenn Raymondposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Mine has got to be liver.  I have been known to eat many things and live to tell about it.  Liver will never be one of those.

  12. rebekahELLE profile image88
    rebekahELLEposted 8 years ago

    I'm not a big fan of slimy food, like oysters or eel..

    and the thought of eating an entire candy bar... can't do it anymore or bologna, yuk.

    but I love clam chowder and onions and cauliflower, fresh seafood... really good crusty bread.

  13. WaffleCheese profile image44
    WaffleCheeseposted 8 years ago

    COTTAGE NASTY CHEESE!



    Yuck.... shoot me in the face before I eat that.

  14. Reality Bytes profile image86
    Reality Bytesposted 8 years ago

    I dislike dead and decomposing flesh.  No matter how it is cooked eating pieces of a corpse is disgusting!

  15. Maddie Ruud profile image77
    Maddie Ruudposted 8 years ago

    Wow, you guys are almost all nuts, if you ask me.  I love carrots, onions, cauliflower, beets... even cottage cheese!

    However, I cannot abide fish or seafood of any kind... except squid.  Go figure.  I just love the texture.

  16. princess g profile image60
    princess gposted 8 years ago

    I hate all types of shell fish, onions, radishes, peppers of any kind

  17. Rochelle Frank profile image94
    Rochelle Frankposted 8 years ago

    I like  pretty much everything that has been mentioned. I do like seafood of all kinds,sushi, sashimi, even squid . I think the only thing I've tried to eat and could not swallow (even with a big drink of orange juice) was a raw oyster.

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    ralwusposted 8 years ago

    fishing worms, fried or raw. tried them, yuck.

    1. writinginalaska profile image76
      writinginalaskaposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      lol they kinda remind me of spagetti  wink

  19. Greek One profile image75
    Greek Oneposted 8 years ago

    crow

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    ralwusposted 8 years ago

    crow is best eaten before it gets cold tho'.

  21. writinginalaska profile image76
    writinginalaskaposted 8 years ago

    i love to hate sour kraut,  even the smell makes me gag.  I also don't like olives of any kind, but i love tapenade, go figure. Raw oysters are pretty disgusting too.

  22. mega1 profile image76
    mega1posted 8 years ago

    anything from the goat - cheese, milk, meat - none of it! stinky stinky

  23. profile image0
    ralwusposted 8 years ago

    Mega, would ya like some limberger?

    1. camlo profile image88
      camloposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      That's the worst tasting cheese I know, and they eat it a lot here in Germany.
      Another thing they eat here that is totally disgusting is 'Eisbein' - the boiled lower part of a pig's leg, which is covered in thick, white fat. I've only tried it once, and almost threw up on the second mouthful.

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        ralwusposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Well the cheese is good if ya hold the nose. But that Eisbein would do me in. LOL Like pickled pigs feet tho'. knuckles, whatever

        1. camlo profile image88
          camloposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          They usually flavour the Limberger with caraway seeds, which I'm not keen on either.
          Never tried pickled pig's feet, or any kind of pig's feet - but I'll try anything once.

    2. mega1 profile image76
      mega1posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      ewww! all stinky cheese is awful and makes people smell stinky too!  I have a real dislike of cina-bons - those huge sticky buns at the mall!  I hate the smell of them.

      Also movie theatre popcorn - ugh!  I like to make my own popcorn - not microwaved - at home.

  24. camlo profile image88
    camloposted 8 years ago

    Cucumbers - I hate cucumbers! I don't like the taste or the smell, and they give me terrible indigestion.
    Great to get that off my chest, having had great fun arguing in their favour on another Forum thread, and having written a Hub that has a lot to do with cucumbers :-)

  25. timorous profile image83
    timorousposted 8 years ago

    Tapioca...or does anyone remember?  I don't know if you can still get it.  It's a dessert item, usually. The texture is like fish eggs in a slimy cream sauce as I recall.

    1. camlo profile image88
      camloposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I know what you mean, but if you forget about the way it looks and feels, it actually tastes quite good.

  26. Mighty Mom profile image87
    Mighty Momposted 8 years ago

    Some great ones on here.
    I have a lot that I can't stand to eat, including fresh tomatoes (but I love all tomoato products) and cucumbers -- because the that icky gelatinous texture. Ew.

    Another one is blood sausages. Even the smell of them cooking challenges my gag reflex sad

  27. mega1 profile image76
    mega1posted 8 years ago

    oh and hot chilis - in anything - I used to love them but now they cause me serious pain.

  28. Aficionada profile image85
    Aficionadaposted 8 years ago

    Artificial sweeteners.  I haven't found one that I like.  One of them (I forget which) tastes all right with the first mouthful, but after that it's bitter and repulsive.

    1. camlo profile image88
      camloposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      No, I don't like artificial sweeteners either. I love Coke, but have never been able to drink Coke Light.

  29. profile image0
    ralwusposted 8 years ago

    That Zimmerman feller disgusts me with the things he eats. the chef on TV that travels all over the world eating gross foods, like that one Italian cheese that is full of maggots. big_smile he loved it. And it is illegal to boot. haha

    1. camlo profile image88
      camloposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      That's even worse than eating deep fried insects, as they do in some parts of Asia. Yuk!

  30. CYBERSUPE profile image61
    CYBERSUPEposted 8 years ago

    Hate slugs

  31. alternate poet profile image66
    alternate poetposted 8 years ago

    I cannot stand eating missionaries, they are invariably fatty or dried up sticks, the layers of condescension and self-righteousness seem to have replaced any reasonable meat - and they whinge continually while being boiled !  And the brain!  ech!  when opened the head is full of slimy piss and poison and should be discarded into the latrine, the eyes are not so bad as they have never really been used

    1. profile image0
      ralwusposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      leave the brains for the pigs. it'll give ya a disease man.

  32. Diane Inside profile image78
    Diane Insideposted 8 years ago

    I cannot stand Ham, it tastes nasty and I hate the texture too. Always have and always will. It acutally turns my stomach to even think about it. I find it very hard to write this because it makes me think about it. YUCK!

  33. kmackey32 profile image69
    kmackey32posted 8 years ago

    onions

  34. WaffleCheese profile image44
    WaffleCheeseposted 8 years ago

    bicycles.

  35. profile image0
    mtsi1098posted 8 years ago

    squash...

  36. profile image0
    miolunaposted 8 years ago

    I can't eat fresh onion and garlic. Also boiled carrot makes me sick.

  37. Louis Taylor profile image59
    Louis Taylorposted 8 years ago

    Spinach. Simple. No way, never!

  38. abinavis profile image60
    abinavisposted 8 years ago

    I don't like all of junk foods.

  39. profile image0
    Rookie70posted 8 years ago

    Has anybody mentioned liver? How can anyone each liver? It has to taste like chicken fried steak for me to eat it.

 
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