pea Recipes

Sopa Verde de Elote recipe
Sopa Verde de Elote

There is an wonderful Sopa Verde de Elote (green corn soup) in Diana Kennedy's Recipes from the Regional Cooks of Mexico published in 1978, I used it as inspiration for this variation - sweet corn and peas are off-set by a spike of green chile, a finishing dollop of creme fraiche, and generous squeeze of lime.

Steaming Vegetables recipe
Steaming Vegetables

A reminder of just how good simple, steamed vegetables can be.

Green Pea Soup recipe
Green Pea Soup

A simple Indian-spiced green pea soup, and a few snapshots of things I'm bringing with me in a move up the street.

Spring Pasta recipe
Spring Pasta

A quick spring pasta made with leftover noodles, market vegetables, egg, and a bit of avocado.

Monica Bhide's Chile Pea Puffs recipe
Monica Bhide's Chile Pea Puffs

Monica Bhide's Chile Pea Puff recipe - crispy-skinned baked snacks stuffed with peas, paneer cheese, chiles, and garlic. From her new cookbook - Modern Spice: Inspired Indian Flavors for the Contemporary Kitchen.

Fresh Pea Salad  recipe
Fresh Pea Salad

A pea salad jazzed up with spicy mint-date dressing and tossed with shredded romaine and toasted pumpkin seeds for crunch and texture. A tasty, off-beat, almost burner-free recipe.

Jamaican Veggie Patties recipe
Jamaican Veggie Patties

A favorite recipe from chef Bryant Terry's newest book, Vegan Soul Kitchen. A richly spiced potato, pea, corn, carrot, and cabbage filling is wrapped with a turmeric-hued pastry crust made with coconut oil.

Wild Fried Rice recipe
Wild Fried Rice

Fried rice made with wild rice, a thin omelette cut into strips, a splash of soy sauce, tofu, and whatever seasonal greens you have on hand - peas, asparagus, pea shoots, spinach.

Heather's Farro recipe
Heather's Farro

A farro recipe I did for my sister's baby shower. Farro, a citrus dressing, roasted spring onions, yellow split peas, fresh peas, a bit of mixed salad greens, and a touch of goat cheese and chives.

In a Hurry Green Curry recipe
In a Hurry Green Curry

A quick and delicious green curry recipe - peas, asparagus, and tofu swimming in a fragrant, not-overly-rich Thai green chile broth.

Big Slurp Dumpling Soup recipe
Big Slurp Dumpling Soup

A quick and delicious dumpling soup - tender, translucent pasta pillows, pale green from their pea-stuffed bellies, are buoyed by yellow lentils in a simple clear broth. Golden puddles of olive oil are suspended across the surface, pooling in various cracks and crevices.

Spring Ragout recipe
Spring Ragout

This spring ragout recipe delivers a stunning pan of fava beans, green peas, and asparagus finished off with a tiny touch of cream, lemon zest, and grated cheese.

Plump Pea Dumplings recipe
Plump Pea Dumplings

A vegetarian dumpling recipe featuring a simple pea, lemon, ricotta filling. Bright flavors and delicious steamed or pan-fried.

Spring Tabbouleh recipe
Spring Tabbouleh

A springtime twist on a traditional tabbouleh recipe featuring peas, asparagus, chives and farm-fresh hard-boiled eggs.

Vegetarian Split Pea Soup recipe
Vegetarian Split Pea Soup

A delicious, healthy, textured split pea soup recipe made from an impossibly short list of ingredients. Vegetarian, no ham hocks in this version.

Baked Peas with Tarragon, Yogurt, and Pistachios recipe
Baked Peas with Tarragon, Yogurt, and Pistachios

Creamy tarragon spiked yogurt pistachio sauce combined with sweet green peas.

Ravioli Pasta Salad recipe
Ravioli Pasta Salad

Trying to improve on typical pasta salads, this ravioli salad recipe features ricotta-stuffed raviolis, asparagus, peas, spinach, and toasted pine nuts.