What is a Jerusalem artichoke?

Answer Jerusalem artichokes are a vegetable that are a winter alternative to the potato they are a relative of the sunflower both are Helianthus .PCH=A type of sunflower

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How do you cook a Jerusalem artichoke?

They are good cut into chunks, tossed in olive oil and salt and roasted at 400 until they are soft, 20-30 mins. Or boiled and mashed with butter. They are sweet and taste a bit like sunflower seeds... Read More »

Is the Jerusalem artichoke an Orchid?

Answer No, it's actually part of the sunflower family.

What is artichoke pasta made from?

Artichoke pasta is made from Jerusalem artichoke flour. It contains inulin, a prebiotic that promotes the growth of beneficial bacterial in the digestive tract. The inulin assists in healthy digest... Read More »

What is a Jerusalem cross?

According to, the Jerusalem Cross was a Christian symbol used in the middle ages to symbolize Jesus Christ's desire to spread the Gospel to every corner of the Earth. Derived from the G... Read More »