Mediterranean Snow Peas Recipe -
Mediterranean Snow Peas Recipe
  • READY IN 15 mins

Mediterranean Snow Peas

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"This takes 5 minutes in a pan. You want to barely cook these as noted to keep the lightly crunchy natural sweetness of this seasonal delicacy! Wash and trim the tips and pull larger strings off the snow peas."

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Original recipe makes 2 servings Change Servings
  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    5 mins

    15 mins


  1. Melt butter in a skillet over medium heat; cook and stir garlic until fragrant, about 30 seconds. Stir in Italian seasoning and snow peas. Add water; cook and stir until peas are bright green and tender, about 2 minutes. Stir in olive oil and lemon juice. Season with salt and black pepper.
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Nov 18, 2012

We made these as written and they turned out nicely. I am happy to have a snow peas recipe that is not Asian-style flavored!

Nov 16, 2013

Really liked this recipe. Was happy to find a snow pea recipe that wasn't Asian food oriented for once. I used a bit more Italian seasoning than called for, but that was just personal taste.

Jun 20, 2013

Terrific. So nice to have another way to enjoy snow peas rather than in a stir-fry or with Asian flavours. This is going into my keeper file. So quick and easy too! Thanks Geophile

Oct 28, 2014

Wow! Love how this tastes, and how very quickly it came together. I prepped it earlier in the day--toughest part was trimming the pods. While our steaks rested, I put this together. Didn't change a thing! Those of you who left out any of the ingredients made a mistake--you really should try it as written. It's a nice balance of flavors. Perfection! Whole family loved this! Can't wait to try some variations on the herbal blend, ah the possibilities!

Mar 29, 2015

I made this recipe from the AllRecipes Magazine which has this recipe published using olive oil instead of butter. I made the recipe with olive oil and an additional clove of garlic and it turned out delicious. I can't wait to makes his recipe again! It is bursting with flavor and makes for a great side dish or snack.

Feb 08, 2015

This came together so quickly and was DEEEEELICIOUS!

Apr 07, 2014

These were good. Quick, easy, and tasty. Next time I'm going to cut back on the salt a bit though.

Feb 15, 2014

Just finished dinner, and I have to say that this is a supreme way to make snow peas! Very easy and flavorful. Loved it!


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  • Calories
  • 139 kcal
  • 7%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 9.5 g
  • 3%
  • Cholesterol
  • 8 mg
  • 3%
  • Fat
  • 10.1 g
  • 15%
  • Fiber
  • 3.2 g
  • 13%
  • Protein
  • 3.4 g
  • 7%
  • Sodium
  • 227 mg
  • 9%

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

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