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Peas with Butter-Toasted Almonds

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Peas with Butter-Toasted Almonds
Preparation Time
Preparation Time:

10 Min

Cooking Time
Cooking Time:

10 Min

Total Portions
Total Portions:

6 servings

Dress up frozen peas with golden slivered almonds—ready to serve with almost any meal in a mere 10 minutes.

Ingredients:

  • 2 tablespoons butter or margarine
  • 1/4 cup slivered almonds
  • 3 1/2 cups Green Giant® Valley Fresh Steamers® frozen sweet peas (from two 12-oz bags), thawed, drained
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt

Instructions:

  1. In 10-inch skillet, melt butter over medium heat. Cook almonds in butter 2 to 3 minutes, stirring occasionally, until light brown.
  2. Stir in peas and salt. Cook 3 to 5 minutes, stirring frequently, until peas are tender.

Nutrition Information:

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING
Serving Size:1 Serving
Calories110Calories from Fat50

  % Daily Value 
Total Fat6g9.00%
  Saturated Fat2 1/2g13.00%
  Trans Fat0g0%
Cholesterol10mg3.00%
Sodium270mg11.00%
Total Carbohydrate10g3.00%
  Dietary Fiber3g11.00%
  Sugars3g0%
Protein4g0%

% Daily Value
Vitamin A30.00%Vitamin C6.00%
Calcium2.00%Iron6.00%

Exchanges:0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 2 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;

Carbohydrate Choices:1/2

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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