Old Fashioned Pea Salad


My mother-in-law used to make this every summer and I could not get enough of it.

Prep Time:
10 mins
Additional Time:
1 hrs
Total Time:
1 hrs 10 mins
6 servings


  • 1 (16 ounce) package frozen peas, thawed

  • 1 onion, finely chopped

  • 2 hard-cooked eggs, chopped

  • ½ cup mayonnaise

  • salt and ground black pepper to taste


  1. Combine peas, onion, hard-cooked eggs, and mayonnaise in a large bowl. Stir well to combine. Season with salt and pepper. Chill for one hour before serving.


Cook's Note:

If you like a creamier salad, add more mayonnaise to taste.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

222 Calories
17g Fat
13g Carbs
6g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 6
Calories 222
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 17g 21%
Saturated Fat 3g 14%
Cholesterol 78mg 26%
Sodium 209mg 9%
Total Carbohydrate 13g 5%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Total Sugars 5g
Protein 6g
Vitamin C 15mg 74%
Calcium 30mg 2%
Iron 1mg 8%
Potassium 161mg 3%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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