Fruit? Veggie? Thistle?
The artichoke is actually a thistle.
Artichokes were first introduced to the US in the 17th century by Spanish and French immigrants.
What are Hearts of Palm?
Hearts of palm are harvested from the core of certain palm tree species.
Speed up the Sauté
Add a pinch of baking soda to onions when you're sautéing them to speed up the process.