The artichoke is a member of the sunflower vegetable family and is a perennial thistle. The Mediterranean saw the first instances of artichoke cultivation, but it has spread around the globe. Today, California handles a majority of US-based artichoke growth.
A medium sized artichoke weighs approximately 128 grams. This is the preferred size for grilled artichokes, though there is no guarantee. Once the artichokes have been harvested and washed, they will be sliced in half before grilling to perfection.
All our artichokes from suppliers with ethical and sustainable practices, so you can enjoy this savory side without having to worry about where it came from.