Get Fresh with Artichokes!

We've got the history, anatomy and, of course, culinary facts behind this flower of the artichoke plant. School is now in session!

Choose Your ?Choke!
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Choose Your 'Choke!

Artichokes should be firm and heavy for their size, with tightly packed leaves that squeak when you rub them together -- that means they're extra fresh. Globe artichokes, the most common grocery store variety, come in different sizes, and each has its charm.

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