My daughter is always asking me to buy artichokes. For kids, what could be better than a tree-shaped veggie just begging to be played with, dipped in butter, and nibbled on? Until recently, the only way I knew to prep and serve artichokes was in just that way. The same way my mom prepared them for me. Which was the same way her mom prepared them for her.
Butter isn’t the only way to make an artichoke taste good. With mounds of them now stacked up at the grocer, awaiting springtime cooking, why not try some of these 12 incredible recipes and enjoy artichokes in all sorts of different (and delicious!) ways?