I love fresh green peas. Not only are they beautiful and tasty, but they are nutrient dense. One of the hot designer ingredients right now is isolated pea protein. It’s showing up in vegan smoothie boosts and bars. While I can’t say it’s delicious, it is great to have another vegan protein alternative available.
Here are a few yummy snack foods that feature peas. These savory crunchies make a much healthier choice than potato chips:
Majan’s Bhuja Spiced peas are incredibly addicting as are Calabee’s Pea Crisps.
Here are a few recipes to consider while the fresh ones are in season, (although you can substitute frozen peas anytime).
This recipe for Peas with Pistachios inspired this farro, peas, pistachio and feta salad.
Pea Hummus . We love this recipe because it’s easy and versatile. I’ve made it without tahini and with different spices and it pleases every time.