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in the receipt for asian beef w/snow peas. are snow peas the same as sugar peas? also what is the thickness, width and length of the nostrils?

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Last updated: Apr. 21, 2013 5:59 pm
Posted: Apr. 21, 2013 3:37 pm
 
Answered by: LYNNTTT
Apr. 21, 2013 3:40 pm
Not the same. Sugar peas are thicker. Snow peas are basically flat. I've used sugar snap peas in asian dishes though. Just need to cook a few minutes longer or cook a minute or two in the microwave for a minute first.
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chairlifter
Apr. 21, 2013 5:59 pm
Agree with Lynnttt above. Snow peas are 3-4 inches in length and pretty much flat, with 1/8" bumps that are the peas themselves inside. The taste and texture comes from the pod, as opposed the pea. Mind, you'd have to be getting a bit fussy on choosing between the two.
 
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