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Snappy Peas ‘n’ Mushrooms

1 review

In Annapolis, Maryland, Laura Mahaffey makes this delightful dill-seasoned dish in mere minutes. Just wrap the fresh vegetables in foil, seal tightly and grill until tender. It's that easy.

Minted Sugar Snap Pea Salad

1 review

Spring fever will hit instantly when you sample this lovely salad. A chopped shallot, mustard and honey complement the minty...


Peas with Shallots

1 review

I first served this at an Easter dinner. Delicious! My guests suggested I use even more shallots. It's so easy,...


Asparagus & Snap Pea Salad

1 review

Perfect for when you're expecting a large number of guests for dinner, this salad boasts springtime flavors. It's usually the...


Tangy Sugar Snap Peas

2 reviews

Our Test Kitchen staff created this mouthwatering side dish that comes together quickly in the microwave. A sweet and tangy...

Sunny Snow Peas

2 reviews

Kathleen Bailey of Chester Springs, Pennsylvania turns crispy snow peas into something special by tossing them with a lovely honey-orange...


Basil Sugar Snap Peas

2 reviews

Complement the sauce-topped steaks with this vibrant side dish that cooks in the microwave in mere minutes. Fresh sugar snap...

Corn and Pea Medley

1 review

Our home economists sized this fresh tasting side dish so it's perfect for a pair. Complete with a buttery dill...


Three-Pea Salad with Creamy Tarragon Dressing

Brightly colored peas makes a beautiful addition to a springtime table. A tarragon dressing keeps this salad on the lighter...


Snappy Peas and Carrots

1 review

This brightly colored veggie side was stirred up by our home economists. It goes well with the peppery tenderloin.


Zesty Sugar Snap Peas

1 review

Lemon pepper and garlic make these crisp-tender sugar snap peas flavorful and a nice accompaniment to a variety of entrees....

Dilled Corn and Peas

1 review

Celebrate the harvest seasons with this striking combination of crisp colorful vegetables. Seasoned with dill, butter, salt and pepper, it's...


Peas with Sesame Dressing

This is a delicious way to eat your veggies. My 6-year-old daughter loves this recipe —and she even helps to...


Peas and Carrots with Mint

If you're looking for an easy way to dress up ordinary peas and carrots, reach for this simple recipe. Fresh...


Rosemary Peas ‘N’ Squash

The beauty of this recipe is that I can substitute any vegetables and still have a terrific side dish. I...


Ravioli with Snap Peas & Mushrooms

20 reviews

Topped with the toasty texture and flavor of hazelnuts, this pasta makes an easy, earthy weeknight dinner. I serve it...

Roasted Sugar Snap Peas

5 reviews

We’re betting you won’t find a faster way to dress up crisp sugar snap peas than this simply scrumptious recipe....


Minty Sugar Snap Peas

2 reviews

Fresh mint adds a lively touch to cooked sugar snap peas. It's also nice on green beans or carrots. —Alice...


Spring Pea & Radish Salad

2 reviews

Winters can be very long here in New Hampshire. I always look forward to the first veggies of spring and...


Snap Peas ‘n’ Mushrooms

1 review

It takes mere minutes to stir up this four-ingredient side dish, a nice change of pace from your usual green...


Szechuan Sugar Snap Peas

Simple seasonings transform crisp, sweet sugar snap peas into an unbeatable side dish your family will favor. Chopped walnuts can...


Sweet Onion & Carrot Medley

Carrots, onion and peas, oh my! Tender veggies are tossed in a tasty honey-garlic mixture. Keep in mind that olive...


Snap Pea Salad

1 review

When snap peas are in season, we can’t resist making this crunchy salad. I usually serve it cold, but it's...


Minted Sugar Snap Peas

In 15 minutes, you’ll bring spring flavors to the table with this praise-worthy side. —Karen Adams, Cleveland, Tennessee

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Sugar Snap Pea Stir-Fry

2 reviews

Fresh ginger, balsamic vinegar, soy sauce and sesame oil provide a nice blend of flavors in this Asian-inspired recipe for...


Honey-Glazed Snap Peas & Carrots

The farmers market is a great place to get all the ingredients for this hearty dish. I also include cucumber...


Sesame Snap Peas

3 reviews

With their fresh taste, these colorful snap peas make an ideal partner for most any entree. Sweet red pepper adds...


Potatoes with Mushrooms ‘n’ Peas

Tamara Hanson of Big Lake, Minnesota loves this "remarkably easy dish" she prepares in her microwave, especially in summer. The...


Orange & Mint Snap Peas

This classic steaming method produces vibrant, crisp-tender vegetables. The sweet taste of snap peas is accented with orange, sugar and...


Peas Please Asian Noodles

1 review

My Asian-inspired pasta salad doubles up on the peas for some serious crunch and sweetness. —Catherine Cassidy, Editor, Taste of...