Avoid Hearts of Palm One palm tree produces 2 cans of "palm hearts". The use of palm is decimating the forests of south Asia, which are home to many endangered and threatened species. In addition to the loss of habitat, the methods used to harvest the palms produce large amounts of greenhouse gases. I recommend avoiding the use of palm hearts and also recommend avoiding foods with palm oil as an ingredient. Cons: Hearts of Palm
If you add seasonings to the meat such as minced garlic, salt and pepper it tastes much better.