A handful of ingredients and a microwave are all our home economists needed to create this terrific treatment for fresh snow peas. A bit of lemon juice, some mince garlic and a dash of Italian seasoning make it a perfect addition to any meal.
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- 1/2 pound fresh snow peas
- 1 tablespoon water
- 1 teaspoon minced garlic
- 1 tablespoon butter, melted
- 1 teaspoon lemon juice
- 1/2 teaspoon Italian seasoning
- In a microwave-safe dish, combine the snow peas, water and garlic. Cover and microwave on high for 3-4 minutes or until crisp-tender; drain. Combine the butter, lemon juice and Italian seasoning. Drizzle over peas; toss to coat. Yield: 2 servings.
Originally published as Lemon-Butter Snow Peas in Quick Cooking March/April 2005, p39