Cilantro Essential Oil
The culinary uses and additional benefits of Cilantro have been documented for centuries. Cilantro promotes healthy digestion and acts as a powerful cleanser and detoxifier for the body.* Applied topically, Cilantro is very soothing and cooling to the skin, and it adds a fresh, herbal aroma to any essential oil blend when diffused. Cilantro’s culinary uses are endless, adding a flavorful twist to meats, salads, dips, and guacamole.
- Place two drops in a veggie cap to experience a cleansing and detoxifying effect.
- Add to stir fries, salads, and dips to experience Cilantro’s distinct flavor.
- Diffuse with citrus essential oils for a fresh, herbal aroma.
- Assists with digestion after over-indulging at dinner.
Direction for Use:
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Internal use: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid. Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area.
Dilute with Fractionated Coconut Oil to minimize any skin sensitivity. See additional precautions below.
Powerful cleanser and detoxifier
Gives food a fresh and tasty flavor
Recipes that are wonderful with Cilantro Essential Oil:
6 large diced avocados
6 diced roma tomatoes
1/4 cup chopped red onion
1/4 cup chopped white onion
3 diced serrano peppers (optional)
1/4 cup chopped red bell pepper
1/4 cup chopped green bell pepper
2 teaspoons crushed red pepper
1 1/4 cup corn
1 cup black beans
2 cups sliced black olives
Dash of garlic powder
Dash of salt
1.5 drops cilantro essential oil (One drop is not enough, two is too much. Add one drop into a spoon and remove half the quantity with the tip of a napkin)
3 drops lime essential oil
Mix all ingredients together saving avocados for last. Chill 30 minutes and stir before serving.
SHANE’S SMOKIN’ SALSA
10 sprigs of cilantro
3 – 4 garlic cloves
1 – 4 serrano peppers (depending on how spicy you want it)
1/4 Walla Walla sweet onion
8 – 12 roma tomatoes
1 tablespoon sugar
2 drops lime essential oil
1 drop cilantro essential oil
Toothpick of black pepper essential oil
Salt and pepper to taste
Using a manual food processor, add ingredients in the following order and process after adding each ingredient: 10 sprigs of cilantro, garlic, serrano peppers, onions, and tomatoes.
Add garlic salt, sugar, essential oils, and salt and pepper to taste.