Horseradish is one of those things that you either like or don’t like. Those who like it claim it’s an “acquired taste”, but if you’re not a fan of hot-and-spicy, you’ll probably never acquire it. Horseradish lovers claim it enhances the umami experience of classic Roast Beef like nothing else.
Remember Mom’s admonition to clean your plate? Eat up or no desert! What about the starving children in Africa? I once got grounded for a week when I suggested she stick something from my plate (I can’t even remember what, now) in a Tupperware tub and mail it to Nigeria.