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Minty Sugar Snap Peas Recipe

Minty Sugar Snap Peas Recipe

Fresh mint is great on cooked sugar snap peas. Mint is also nice on green beans or carrots. —Alice Kaldahl, Ray, North Dakota
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 10 min. YIELD:4 servings


  • 3 cups fresh sugar snap peas, trimmed
  • 1/4 teaspoon sugar
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons minced fresh mint
  • 2 tablespoons butter


  • 1. Place 1 in. of water in a large skillet. Add peas and sugar; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer, covered, until peas are crisp-tender, 4-5 minutes; drain. Stir in mint and butter. Yield: 4 servings.

Nutritional Facts

3/4 cup: 102 calories, 6g fat (4g saturated fat), 15mg cholesterol, 45mg sodium, 9g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 3g fiber), 4g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 2 vegetable, 1-1/2 fat.

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JCV4 User ID: 628113 171590
Reviewed May. 14, 2013

"The mint and the peas go great together. This is a simple and quick to prepare recipe."

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