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Simple isn’t always best, but it’s a great place to start. Easy, painless, and tasty — Italian peas is a great weeknight side dish.

1. Simple Italian Peas

2 Tablespoons olive oil
1 Onion, chopped
2 Garlic Cloves, minced
2 Cups shelled fresh peas
1 Tablespoon vegetable stock
Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper

1. In a large skillet over medium heat, add oil. Add onion cooking for about 3 minutes, stirring often. Add garlic and continuing cooking and stirring for another 2 minutes. Stir in peas and stock. Sprinkle some salt and pepper on the peas and cover. Cook for about 10 minutes, or until the peas are tender.

Recipe Credit: Allrecipes.

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2. Spicy Fresh Pea Salad
3. Sweet Pea and Mint Dip
4. Spring Vegetable Risotto

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Katie Waldeck

Katie is a freelance writer focused on pets, food and women’s issues. A Chicago native and longtime resident of the Pacific Northwest, Katie now lives in Oakland, California.


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1:45PM PDT on Jun 2, 2013

Thanks for the ideas

12:18AM PDT on Jun 2, 2013

Love peas.

9:15AM PDT on May 16, 2013

Peas are healthy foods and I always add some spicy ingredients and potato to it in cooking. Wow, your post is awesome and impressive. I love to stick to healthy foods.Thank you for sharing.

8:34PM PDT on Apr 30, 2013

Svež grašak. Obrok pun zdravlja.

12:40PM PDT on Apr 30, 2013

I Love peas too mmm thank You

11:34AM PDT on Apr 30, 2013

Wow, thanks for the recipes! Loved the pesto :-)

10:42AM PDT on Apr 30, 2013

Going to try the pest and Indonesian Rice Bowl. thanks!

7:59AM PDT on Apr 30, 2013


7:15AM PDT on Apr 30, 2013

So good..

7:10AM PDT on Apr 30, 2013

Good recipes,thanks for sharing

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