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Snap Pea

The snap pea is a completely edible fresh legume with a sweet-vegetal flavor and a crisp-crunchy texture. Quickly blanch or use raw for a vegetable side dish, stir-fry, in a salad, or for crudités. There are many types of fresh legumes and the best substitutes for snap peas are Green Snow Pea and Yellow Pea.

Alternative Names

Sugar Snap Pea

Category

Fresh Legume

Origin

North America

Flavor

Sweet, Vegetal

Texture

Crisp, Crunchy

Prep Methods

Cut/Slice

Cooking Method

As Is, Sauté

Uses

see categorized dishes

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