We take for granted that snap beans and edible-pod peas
are eaten skin and all, though the pods of both are discarded after the seeds fully mature.
To trim edible-pod peas
, such as sugar snap and snow, cut or snap off ends and pull up sharply to remove any string on the pea.
1/2 pound edible-pod peas
, rinsed, ends and strings removed
Arrange equal portions of edible-pod peas
, cantaloupe, and endive alternately around rims of plates.
The two edible-pod peas
, sugar snaps and Chinese pea pods, are available most months.
To serve 10 to 12, you need at least 2 pounds of fresh vegetables such as small carrots with tops, baby squash, edible-pod peas
, cucumbers, bell peppers, and cherry tomatoes; rinse well.
total) red onions, thinly sliced 1 teaspoon sugar 2 pounds edible-pod peas
, ends and strings removed Salt
Beef Broth Fondue 1 3/4 to 2 pounds beef tenderloin, trimmed of fat About 3 quarts regular-strength beef broth 2 tablespoons minced fresh ginger 1/2 pound edible-pod peas
, ends and strings removed Purchased pub-style onions (optional) Shallot-tarragon sauce (recipe follows) Dried tomato-basil sauce (recipe follows) Mustard aioli (recipe follows) Roasted carrot-herb cheese sauce (recipe follows) Herb-lime sauce (recipe follows) 1 cup thinly sliced green onions
Lobster Salad with Ginger Dressing 1/2 pound edible-pod peas
, strings removed 2 lobster tails (6 to 8 oz.