Squeaky Clean Leeks
Leeks have dirt in between - even if you can't see it. Before using, soak in water or wash in between the layers.
Artichokes were first introduced to the US in the 17th century by Spanish and French immigrants.
Sour Cream Replacement
Make a swap! Try substituting Greek yogurt in recipes that call for sour cream or cream cheese.
Perfectly Cooked Pasta
For pasta like your Grandmother made it; try cooking in the largest pot you can find! The bigger the pot, the less the pasta will lower the water temperature.