In light of this past week’s Japanese triple-whammy tragedies of a massive 9.0M earthquake, followed by a devastating tsunami, and now the spiraling out-of-control nuclear plant explosions, thought I would revive this excellent, easy-to-make, delicious pesto recipe that chelates heavy metals (and fallout radiation) from the body.
The prevailing winds (the jet stream) are sweeping plumes of radioactive isotopes into the Pacific and carrying those toxic materials eastward towards Alaska, Canada, the west coast of the USA. We’re likely to experience some fallout here in Washington, Oregon, and California…and elsewhere as those winds circle the globe.
March 25, 2007
An essential oils buddy and bodyworker, Terri Moon, originally shared it with us on an earlier reincarnation of EssentialOilsForHealing.com. The site was hacked and I hadn’t gotten around to posting the recipe again. But NOW, is definitely the time for it!
It’s delicious! You won’t be disappointed.
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Delicious Chelation Pesto Recipe Removes Heavy Metals
(and Fallout Radiation from Your Body)
Heavy metal poisoning is insidious and all too common. It has been implicated in hormonal imbalances, cancer, thyroid problems, neurological disturbances, learning problems, depression, food allergies, susceptibility to parasites, and the list goes on.
The main ingredient of the following recipe: CILANTRO (aka: fresh coriander / Chinese parsley) is probably the most powerful natural chelating agent around.
C’s COMMENT: Besides being a renown culinary herb in Asian, Indian, Middle Eastern, and Mexican cuisines ~ Cilantro has a long 7000 years history as a medicinal herb. Both the fresh greenery & seeds are resources of powerfully healing essential oils. Cilantro contains chemical compounds that bind to the heavy metals, loosening them from the tissues, blood and organs. Cilantro’s chemical compounds then aid to transport these harmful substances out of the body through elimination.
The following recipe combines cilantro with other ingredients that have a synergistic effect. They cleanse the tissues by increasing the urinary excretion of mercury, lead and aluminum. This great recipe is not only easy-to-make, but delicious on toast, baked potatoes and pasta. You just might want to make it a regular part of your diet!
Two teaspoons of this pesto daily for three weeks is purportedly enough to substantially clear these toxic metals from the body.
It is recommended to repeat this cleanse as a preventative measure at least once a year for three weeks.
Coriander Chelation Pesto:
Please use Organic INGREDIENTS
Garlic, 4 cloves
Brazil Nuts (selenium), 1/3 cup
Sunflower Seeds (cysteine), 1/3 cup
Pumpkin Seeds (zinc, magnesium), 1/3 cup
Fresh Coriander (ie. cilantro, Chinese parsley / Vitamin A), 2 cups packed
Flaxseed Oil, 2/3 cup
Lemon Juice (Vitamin C), 4 tablespoons
Dulse Powder (Seaweed), 2 tsp
Bragg’s Liquid Aminos [or Miso], to taste
PROCESS the coriander and flaxseed oil in a blender, until the coriander is chopped.
ADD the garlic, nuts and seeds, dulse and lemon juice.
MIX until the mixture is finely blended into a paste.
ADD a squirt of Bragg’s to taste and blend again.
STORE in dark glass jars if possible. It freezes well, so purchase coriander in season and fill enough jars to last throughout the year.
~ Eddie Wolinski
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RESOURCES for Purchasing Ingredients or Learning more about them:
Cilantro’s medicinal benefits of chelation properties, especially for mercury, was discovered through the work of Dr. Yoshiaki Omura. http://www.rawfoodinfo.com/articles/art_cilantroremheavymetals.html
Read more: The rich qualities of cilantro oil have a powerfully positive effect on our inner digestive tract. The oils aid our digestive system in its production digestive enzymes, acids and juices. The oil also helps to stimulate digestion through peristaltic motion. http://www.globalhealingcenter.com/cilantro.html
Dulse Power photo ~ http://organicteasandherbs.com/seaweed.html
Flaxseed Oil photo ~ http://www.skrewtips.com/2010/02/20/benefits-flaxseed-oil/
Other Recipes for Savoring fresh Cilantro / Coriander
Cilantro Butter Sauce
Cilantro Chutney Recipes:
More Cilantro Pesto Recipes:
Cilantro Salad Dressings:
JFI Ginger: Refreshing Ginger-Cilantro Vinaigrette
Cilantro Yogurt Salad (Raita)