All major tree nuts come from flowering plants, whose seeds are enclosed by mature ovaries, or fruits, except for which tree nut?

Correct! Wrong!

Correct answer: d) Pine nuts are gymnosperms (literally “naked seeds”), meaning that they grow inside a cone rather than being protected by an ovary or fruit.

Pesto Genovese is a world-famous pasta sauce from Italian cuisine, which tree nut is giving it its distinct flavor?

Correct! Wrong!

Correct answer: a) The traditional recipe includes pine nuts, basil, extra virgin olive oil, Parmesan Pecorino cheeses, garlic and salt.

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