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Artichoke with Brie de Meaux Sauce

I saw a woman at the vegetable stand buying two large,  purple, globe artichokes. Because I had never cooked a purple globe artichoke, I asked her how she planned to prepare it.  She replied, “You have to cook them.”  Sotto … Continue reading

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Shrimp and Scallop Stuffed Artichokes

I grew up in California and have always loved fresh steamed artichokes with melted butter. Though artichoke hearts in oil are fine, especially Italian; but there is nothing like stripping those plump leaves, dipped in butter, of their rich greenness … Continue reading

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