Artichokes and Fava Beans. This Greek side dish of brightly flavored and tender artichoke hearts and fava beans comes from SAVEUR editorial assistant Maria Xerakia, whose family serves it for their traditional Easter meal.
Aginares Me Koukia (Artichokes and Fava Beans) Recipe .If you can find them, young fava beans are tender enough that they don't need to be peeled for this flavorful dish of favas tossed with sautéed artichoke hearts, scallions, lemon, and herbs.
Pasta e fave (Pasta and fava beans)! this was a perennial fall favorite in our house. VERY Sicilian, fava beans (broad beans, horse beans) are full of flavor, and when cooked with onions and added to pasta - make a fabulous main-course pasta dish.