Cilantro Pesto Recipe to Detox Heavy Metals in Your Body

Cilantro is one of the most effective detoxifiers of heavy metals and other toxins. It extracts mercury from the body’s organs. Dr. Yoshiaki Omura has discovered that the herb cilantro is used to help stimulate appetite, detoxifies mercury from neural tissue and relieves minor digestive irritation. Heavy metals have been linked to some health problems such as brain deterioration, heart disease, cancer, emotional problems, lung disease, weak bones and kidney disease. Here is what you need to make cilantro pesto.


½ cup pine nuts (or almonds)

2 cups of cilantro, large stems removed

2 garlic cloves

½ cup olive oil

1 ½ tablespoon lemon juice

½ teaspoon salt

¼ teaspoon pepper

¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper


First, process the pine nuts or almonds in a food processor or a blender, until they turn into fine crumbs. Then, add the remaining ingredients and process until it is smooth.

Credits: CoolHealthyRecipes