C is for Coriander - Cilantro
by John Chase
The plant is coriander; the leaves are cilantro. Although they grow from the same root, the parts are NOT interchangeable in recipes.
Cilantro is the flavor that makes salsa stand out.Coriander seeds are the next-most frequently used part of the plant. Rub a few around in the palm of your hand and sniff. You are immediately reminded of dessert...