A smooth sunchoke soup flavored with brown butter and served with crispy bacon and brussels sprouts.
'sunchokes' on Serious Eats
Turning sunchokes into a creamy soup is perhaps the most classic way of utilizing this lovely vegetable, but there are many other good options. In this recipe they're transformed into a smooth paté and served with one of the most quintessentially Scandinavian foods out there: smoked salmon. These two leading acts work extremely well together, and supported by some oven roasted crisp bread and dill becomes a charming plate of Scandinavian flavors.
[Photograph: Nick Kindelsperger] I'd never even held a sunchoke in my hands until I scooped up a pound or so last weekend at my brand new local co-op, The Dill Pickle Food Co-op (Chicagoans take note, it's in Logan Square)....