POPSUGAR Food Poll Do You Salt Or Pepper Your Food Before Eating It? by partysugar 8/27/07 0 Shares Like us on Facebook Sign up for our daily newsletter > Follow us on Pinterest Image Source Read More PepperSaltPoll POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Get Inspired With Our Living Newsletter Personalize Vegetarian Home Love and Sex Food DIY Tech Sign up with facebook or By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR. beingtazim 8 years almost always. i like things spicy so extra pepper is great and salt really enhances the taste of a lot of food - makes many things more edible if it isn't all that great to begin with. millarci 8 years It's very rare that I have to add salt or pepper. mwmsjuly19 8 years I gotta taste it first. Otherwise, you could ruin it! tooq2love 8 years i love pepper, but don't use salt. chancleta 8 years i try to eat it with out extra salt first chiefdishwasher 8 years Never add salt but some fresh ground pepper is good on almost anything. dguillenm 8 years No. I like to taste my food before adding. mominator 8 years Yes! I salt and pepper everything. My husband tells me I over do it. I can't eat my food unless I see seasoning on top of it first. Marci 8 years Only eggs. Otherwise, I taste first, season second. abryant850 8 years i'l try it and sometiems add salt, never pepper. unless it's fresh ground on a salad or soemthing... zoomusicgirl 8 years i only season it after i taste it. otherwise, i could over season and the dish will be ruined. butterflyforaday 8 years I cook with pepper and salt but I never really season it after it is cooked. DearSugar 8 years I usually pepper my food before tasting it, but NEVER salt it. KerryG 8 years Usually no, but I love a little salt and pepper on my eggs. I also agree that it's kind of rude to dump salt and pepper all over your food without even tasting it first. slumberlite 8 years I don't use salt or pepper until I've tasted something. Most things are salty enough! I don't like it when the waitstaff in restaurants ask you if you want fresh ground pepper, when you haven't even tasted the food yet. piraterie 8 years I've added pepper a few times in my life, but I've only added salt once. My aunt made some soup that turned out to have almost no flavor; she salted hers first and said it was better, so I tried it. It was better, but it didn't inspire me to start salting things.Meh. I just never got into the habit, so I guess I don't really see the point. piraterie 8 years I've added pepper a few times in my life, but I've only added salt once. My aunt made some soup that turned out to have almost no flavor; she salted hers first and said it was better, so I tried it. It was better, but it didn't inspire me to start salting things. Meh. I just never got into the habit, so I guess I don't really see the point. ElizabethRae 8 years I always try the food first, but I looove pepper. I cook with it a lot. But the ultimate spice is of course Tony Cacheres. I will skip both salt and pepper if there is Tony's available. Liss1 8 years I alway's use pepper and rarely use salt, usually just when i am cooking home fries i will add seasoned salt. DarkRayne 8 years Usually french fries are in need of a little salt. mizzymegmo 8 years I <3 pepper. Veggies get peppered, I NEVER salt, most food has enough darn sodium in it as it is. If it doesn't taste good, don't eat it. mizzymegmo 8 years I <3 pepper. Veggies get peppered, I NEVER salt, most food has enough darn sodium in it as it is. If it doesn't taste good, don't eat it. SugarCat 8 years I automatically salt things like eggs, or popcorn, but I usually try the food first to see if it even warrants any salt or peppering. kiwitwist 8 years I always taste my food first and add accordingly... but I usually try not to salt gruaig_rua 8 years I'll taste first then add a little salt if it needs it.