I Like Artichokes

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    EarthlingWise EarthlingWise
    Sep 20, 2012

    A Happy Table

    The first time I tasted artichokes was at the age of ten at a friend's house.  It was the first time I had slept over at her house.  Her parents had a small organic garden in their backyard, and grew a bunch of different vegetables, including artichokes.  My...
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    3 Responses Jun 9, 2008

    I love artichokes. It may be

    because I grew up near the ocean in Cali. They grow the best there.
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    May 19, 2015

    Dipped In Mayonnaisse Or Butter

    thats the way to eat artichokes..or asparagus..but artichokes dont give you that smelly pee..and i cant eat the heart...what a strange taste..
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    1 Response Jun 22, 2009

    Had One Just Now!

    Lately, I've been finding better ones at the market than I have in a long while!  i love them! Hubby isn't a fan, so I save them up for nights when Hubby is at school or has eaten at work.  I don't even need the melted butter for the leaves.  Straight from the...
    debmichelle debmichelle
    2 Responses Jun 7, 2008

    I Make a Butt-kickin' Stuffed One, Too....

    ...which I can never ever ever ever find at a restaurant.  I clean the artichokes & snip off the stabbie parts, drizzle em with olive oil; make a mix of Italian Seasoned breadcrumbs, parmesan cheese, garlic powder, salt & pepper & try to get some of this stuff...
    2Quirky 2Quirky
    51-55, F
    5 Responses Feb 23, 2009

    LOL. There Is A Legit Group For This. ^.^

    I had my friends over for dinner and one of the things I made was whole artichokes. It was kind of amusing, realizing these friends had never eaten a whole artichoke before. I had stuffed them with garlic and parmesan, and the first thing one of them said was “I know these are...
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    1 Response Apr 17, 2013


    I have two ways doing artichokes: 1) Add breadcrumbs in each leaf. 2) Add minced meat in each leaf. Boil - bake in oven I usually accompany the artichokes with potatoes on the side. I don't eat the heart, I don't like the taste of it.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 8, 2010

    Yummy Recipy !

    Here is easy and yummy artichokes recipy.. *2 Artichoke hearts *2 clove garlic (chopped) *2 table spoons caperns *mozarella and parmesan cheese Boiled artichoke hearts in a cup of water till they are smooth a little bit. Put the boiled artichoke hearts on the oven tray. Add...
    Sleepless34 Sleepless34
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Feb 17, 2009
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