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Artichokes With Desert Slaw

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Wondering what to attempt today? This Artichokes With Desert Slaw is a great option. Read on!!
  Artichokes 6
  Salt 2 Teaspoon
  Shredded carrot 1 Cup (16 tbs) (packed)
  Radishes 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs), chopped
  Shredded red cabbage 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs) (packed)
  Sliced stuffed olives 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Parsley 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), chopped
  Olive oil 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Vinegar 2 Tablespoon
  Pepper 1 Dash
  Sugar 1 Teaspoon
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), minced

1) Wash the artichokes and evenly cut stems off at the base, so that the artichokes stand.
2) Remove the small bottom leaves.
3) Trim the prickly tips off the remaining leaves.
4) Cut about 1 inch off the top of each artichoke.
5) In a deep saucepan or Dutch oven, place the artichokes upright.
6) Add in 11/2 teaspoons salt and 2 to 3 inches of boiling water.
7) Place over a lid.
8) Allow to simmer for 35 to 45 minutes, till you can pull a leaf effortlessly. Add boiling water, if required.
9) Turn the artichokes upside down to drain.
10) Spread the leaves apart gently.
11) Remove the choke from the cavity with a metal spoon. Chill.
12) In a bowl, add carrots, radishes, cabbage, olives and parsley.
13) Blend in the remaining salt, oil, vinegar, pepper, sugar and garlic.
14) Pour over the cabbage mix and gently toss.
15) Place a lid and chill for several hours.
16) Drain.
17) Fill each artichoke with slaw.

18) Serve with mayonnaise.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish
Party, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
45 Minutes
Ready In: 
75 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1086 Calories from Fat 548

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 61 g94.5%

Saturated Fat 9 g44.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 5457.5 mg227.4%

Total Carbohydrates 125 g41.5%

Dietary Fiber 55.2 g220.8%

Sugars 26.7 g

Protein 33 g65.6%

Vitamin A 562.5% Vitamin C 355.9%

Calcium 53.6% Iron 78.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Artichokes With Desert Slaw Recipe