What is a good sauce for artichokes?

Artichoke Dipping Sauces

  • Tarragon-Chive Dipping Sauce.
  • Melted Herb Butter.
  • Balsamic Mayo Dip.
  • Melted Lemon Garlic Butter.

What sauce goes with grilled artichokes?

Artichokes are trimmed and steamed ahead of time and then grilled to smoky tender perfection and served with scrumptious creamy lemon dipping sauce.

What is aioli dip made of?

They’re both made of raw eggs emulsified with oil (mayonnaise is made with neutral oil, while aioli is made with olive oil) and a little bit of acid (mayonnaise uses vinegar, while aioli uses lemon juice). Sometimes the French add a little bit of mustard. Aioli also contains garlic, which we agree must be included.

How do you make grilled artichoke dip?

While your artichokes are cooking, mix up the easy lemon dip or aioli. It’s just two simple ingredients: mayo and lemon juice. We like Best Foods Mayonnaise and fresh lemon juice. You only need about one to two teaspoons of lemon juice, or about half a lemon.

How do you make aioli sauce from scratch?

Shortcut Aioli Stir 1 cup of mayonnaise with 2 to 3 finely grated garlic cloves, a generous pinch of salt, 1 to 2 teaspoons of fresh lemon juice, and a pinch of ground black pepper. Taste the mayonnaise, and then adjust the seasoning with more salt or lemon juice.

Is aioli just mayo?

Nowadays, the word aioli is pretty much synonymous with mayo, and is often just a simple mayonnaise (store-bought or homemade) that is flavored generously with garlic—a nod to its origins.

How do you make lemon mayo sauce?


  1. ⅓ cup mayonnaise.
  2. 2-3 teaspoons freshly squeezed lemon juice, or to taste.
  3. ¼ teaspoon smoked paprika (optional)

How to cook artichokes and aioli?

Instructions Trim the artichokes Fill a large pot halfway with water and set it on the stove to bring to a boil while you trim the artichokes. Precook the Artichokes: Put the cut artichokes into the boiling water. Make the aioli In a small bowl whisk all ingredients, except herbs.

How to cook artichokes on the grill?

Brush artichokes generously on both sides with olive oil and season them with salt and pepper, to taste. Grill artichokes for about 5 minutes per side, outside first, until the cut side has grill marks and is nicely browned in spots. To Serve: Serve the artichokes warm or at room temperature.

What is the best way to serve artichokes at a party?

I like to arrange the artichoke halves, cut-side up, on a big platter, and let everyone help themselves. I give each of my guests a small plate; a small bowl of lemon aioli dipping sauce; and a fork and knife for the heart. I set out a big communal bowl or two for the discarded leaves.

How to cook artichokes for Soup?

Slice the artichokes in half and cut off the tips: Slice each artichoke in half through the stem. Then lay each half cut-side-down and cut inch off the top of each artichoke (more thorns) and rub the exposed parts with lemon. Steam or boil the artichoke halves for 20 minutes: It takes only 20 minutes to fully tenderize the halved artichokes.