The Morning Brew: 4.15



Hate cilantro? It might not be your unsophisticated palate; it could be genetic, or a part of a long, sordid history. The New York Times reports on the history and science of cilantrophobia.

A family of four on food stamps gets about $68 a week for food. Is it possible to feed four people well on that amount? Reporter Pervaiz Shallwani asked two chefs and a food magazine editor to give it a shot.

Getting hitched in Chicago? Forgo registering for china and register for restaurant gift certificates. Chicago couple Jennifer and Ben Reid developed the idea after their 2008 wedding. Slashfood takes a look at Foodie Registry.

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