Green Pea Side Dish Recipes

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Arakas Latheros (Greek Peas with Tomato and Dill)

Rating: 4.5 stars 13
Peas are normally considered a side dish, but in Greece it is common to eat a plate full of vegetables as a main course. This traditional way of cooking peas is so satisfying and healthy, it will most certainly become a favorite. Serve with crusty bread and feta for the ultimate meal!

Mushy Peas

Rating: 4.5 stars 87
Mushy peas are a tasty side dish for any entree, especially fish and chips.
By Allrecipes Member

Lemon Pepper Peas

Rating: 3.5 stars 46
This is a fast and easy side dish to go with chicken, beef or pork. The entire family will love these peas.

Balsamic Pea Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 141
I quickly make this the night before I need it as it tastes much better if it sits overnight. My daughter and her friend will not eat peas, but they love this salad.

Indian Peas And Cauliflower

Rating: 4 stars 33
This is one of the first Indian dishes I made. It is easy and quick. Fresh or frozen peas may be used.

Lazy Green Peas

Rating: 4.5 stars 7
My wife introduced me to microwaved frozen peas. Life hasn't been better since.
By adamgraczyk

Couscous Primavera

Rating: 4.5 stars 75
This is a healthy, delicious, and easy side dish that takes about 10 minutes to make. I'm borrowing the name from Pasta Primavera which, like this recipe, takes advantage of fresh, seasonal, green produce.

Mamacita's Mexican Rice

Rating: 4.5 stars 79
My mother-in-law gave me this basic Mexican rice recipe that I've updated. Here it is.

Jasmine Rice

Rating: 4 stars 131
This pilaf is made with jasmine rice, an aromatic rice popular in Thai cuisine.
By Allrecipes Member

Creamed Peas and New Potatoes

Rating: 4.5 stars 115
New potatoes and fresh peas are simmered in a cream sauce in this simple farmer-inspired recipe.

Sugar Snap Peas with Mint

Rating: 4.5 stars 158
Simple and quick to prepare. Sugar snap peas are quickly fried with green onion and garlic, and tossed with fresh mint leaves. Wonderful use for spring garden vegetables. Serve hot or at room temperature.

Mushrooms and Peas Rice

Rating: 4 stars 36
I saw this saucy rice, mushroom, and pea dish in the frozen food section of the local grocery store and decided that I could make it better. I did!!
By Vicky

Inspiration and Ideas

Italian Peas
Rating: Unrated 581
"Delish! What a great way to dress up plain peas! If you need a quick veggie dish to serve with your next meal, look no further." – Chef Mickey
Fresh, Fun Ways to Use Green Peas
Sweet and bright when fresh either in the pod or shelled, peas are too often overlooked — or just taken for granted.
Green Pea Salad With Cheddar Cheese
Rating: 4.5 stars 39

This easy pea salad has sweet, crunchy pieces of onions mixed with creamy bites of Cheddar cheese. Growing up, a friend of the family made us this pea salad that we love to this day. It's just standard stuff: peas, mayonnaise, egg, cheese, and onion. That's it!