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Buttery Peas and Zucchini

 Buttery Peas and Zucchini
Cooking is my second love—my husband is my first. This tasty side dish doesn't leave us with leftovers. We both enjoy it.—Dorothy Pritchett, Wills Point, Texas
2 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 20 min.

Ingredients

  • 1 package (10 ounces) frozen peas in butter sauce
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1 medium zucchini, cut into thin strips
  • 1 tablespoon diced pimientos

Directions

  • Cook peas according to package directions. Pour into a serving bowl;
  • cover with plastic wrap and set aside.
  • Meanwhile, in a skillet, simmer water and zucchini over medium heat
  • until water is evaporated and zucchini is tender. Stir in peas and
  • pimientos. Yield: 2 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 cup) equals 124 calories, 1 g fat (trace saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 163 mg sodium, 23 g carbohydrate, 8 g fiber, 9 g protein.