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Cooking Artichokes

Don't let the thorny spring veggie intimidate you. Try one of these 10 recipes

artichokes in a wicker basket

Artichokes in a wicker basket — Kröger/Gross/Food Passionates/Corbis

Grilled Artichokes

Barbecue enthusiasts regularly grill corn, potatoes and zucchini. Artichokes are a great addition to the mix.

Hot Crab and Artichoke Dip

You may have a family favorite artichoke dip recipe already, but here is a zesty new one to try.

Sea Bass With Potatoes and Artichokes

If artichokes are not in season, try this Italian-style dish with zucchini or asparagus instead.

Artichoke Soup Avgolemono

The lemons are a natural complement in this favorite Greek soup recipe.

Fresh Pasta With Braised Artichokes, Fava Beans and Peas

This easy dish features the best of fresh spring vegetables.

Spring Vegetable Stew

This savory recipe is a spring harvest of artichokes, fava beans, asparagus and potatoes.

Braised Baby Artichokes

Small artichokes are excellent braised with a little white wine and some fresh herbs.

Microwaving Artichokes

No need for a big cooking pot with this innovative chef's technique for preparing artichokes in the microwave.

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