Everyone is all hyped for the green wearing, leprechaun trapping holiday tomorrow, little do you all know that today is an all about a green holiday too. It’s National Artichoke Heart Day! I just might be more excited to chow down today than I am for tomorrow. So much in fact that I came up with a new recipe as well as searched for some new ones to try. Keep reading for all the artichoke recipes…
How To Serve The Green Flower Veggie To Your Kids 1 of 12The perfect solution for the fear of cooking and feeding artichokes for the kiddos.
Make your own kid friendly artichoke
Creamy Artichoke Lasagna 2 of 12Creamy and dreamy! This takes veggie lasagna to a whole new level of deliciousness.
Make your own creamy artichoke lasagna
Artichoke and Red Pepper Soup 3 of 12This soup looks and sounds absolutely delicious. I just love the unexpected combination of red peppers and artichokes.
Make your own artichoke and red pepper soup
Potato Salad with Artichoke Hearts 4 of 12You can skip the mayo with this potato salad as the juice from the artichoke heart provides the moisture.
Make your own potato salad with artichoke hearts
Tasty Artichoke Chèvre Dip 5 of 12Hello fancy artichoke dip. Oh how I want to scoop you up lovely baked pita crisp.
Make your own tasty artichoke chevre dip
Artichoke Risotto with Lemon-Herb Pesto 6 of 12Artichokes, lemon and herb pesto is the perfect marrying of flavors, then add it to risotto and you've hit the flavor jackpot.
Make your own artichoke risotto with lemon-herb pesto
Brian Boitano’s Summer Pasta 7 of 12What would Brian Boitano do? He would create a delicious pasta with artichoke hearts.
Make your own Brian Boitano's summer pasta
Artichoke Egg-Spinach Wrap 8 of 12Why not bring in artichoke hearts into a breakfast burrito? Then have it for lunch!
Make your own artichoke egg-spinach wrap
Creamy Artichoke Orzo 9 of 12Another creamy artichoke pasta recipe. I must be in heaven.
Make your own creamy artichoke orzo
Creamy White Bean and Artichoke Dip 10 of 12Artichokes were made for dips and I like the idea of combining them with beans for some added protein.
Make your own creamy white bean and artichoke dip
Warm Artichoke Spinach Dip 11 of 12If anyone has witnessed my anywhere near a warm artichoke spinach dip, sorry. I've been know to devour an entire dish before any other guests have had a taste.
Make your own warm artichoke spinach dip
10 Ways to Serve Artichokes 12 of 12Still need more recipes? Well, check out these to keep you going!
Make your own 10 ways to serve artichokes
Artichoke Chicken Pasta Recipe
1 jar of marinated artichokes hearts
2 chicken breasts
1/2 package of angel hair pasta
1 cup chicken broth
1 tablespoon fresh parsley
1 tablespoon canola oil
salt and pepper to taste
parmesan cheese to taste
Bring pot of water to boil for the pasta. Cut chicken into 1 inch cubes and lightly season with salt and pepper. Heat canola oil in a cast iron skillet over medium heat and add the chicken. Pour the liquid from the artichoke hearts into the skillet with the chicken. Cook for about 6 minutes, then flip the chicken, add the chicken broth and cook for an additional 6 minutes or until cooked through. Add the artichoke hearts, then the cooked pasta, tops and heat through. Top with fresh parsley and parmesan cheese and serve.
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