Artichoke ,globe, single piece

Category: France, fresh vegetables, green,

  • The size of Globe artichokes ranged from 7 to 13 centimeters in diameter and was traditionally cultivated as a perennial. Each artichoke can weigh up to 3 pounds. Globe artichokes have densely packed leaves that form a compact floret with pistachio and lime green tones throughout. Each leaf contains a needle-like thorn on its tip and is usually cut off during preparation. Globe artichokes can be eaten raw when they are younger and more tender. The flavor of cooked Globe artichokes is like roasted nuts, dry grass, and caramel flavors.

  • You can use Globe artichokes to make salads, pasta sauce, and mixed with spinach and cheese.

  • You can store Globe artichokes in the refrigerator for about two weeks.