The traditional US motto "E pluribus unum" originates from a Latin fragment describing a recipe similar to the modern Genoese Pesto sauce en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E_p…
Pesto can be made with Cashews. If you have allergies, don’t forget to read the label. paleoleap.com/homemade-pe…
There is an Airport in Italy that will let you bring 500g of liquid on a plane, so long as it is Pesto. bbc.com/news/world-europe…
Genoa airport in Italy makes one exception to the 3 ounces of liquid rule - for pesto, which goes through a special pesto scanner. npr.org/2017/06/23/534056…
The original de facto motto of the USA, 'E pluribus unum' (Out of many, one), comes from a poem attributed to Virgil ... that describes the making of 'a kind of herb and cheese spread related to modern pesto'. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E_p…
E Pluribus Unum originates from a Roman Poem about making pesto en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E_p…
There is an etymological relation between 'pesto' (the name of the sauce) and the word 'pestle' (as in 'pestle and mortar'). etymonline.com/index.php?…
Pine Nuts come from Pine Cones thespruceeats.com/what-ar…
16% of Italians are allergic to tomatoes. tum.de/nc/en/about-tum/ne…
Peanut allergies are caused partly by lack of exposure to peanut products in infancy. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pea…
Tomatoes are from America and weren't introduced in Italy until the 1540s. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom…
Bikram Yoga was invented in the 1970's by a man called Bikram Choudhury, who decided to copyright poses developed from those available for free for centuries. He also compares himself to Jesus and sues everyone who tries to "copy" his business. laweekly.com/2012-07-19/n…
Some pine nuts are causing a condition called "pine mouth."

I made homemade pesto this weekend with copious amounts of pine nuts. Starting Tuesday night everything starting tasting like a combination of dish soap and pennies. Kill me now.

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