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Related to split-pea: Split pea soup
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Noun1.split-pea - dried hulled pea; used in soup
green pea, garden pea - fresh pea
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He served the company through the noon meal, although it was all he could do to refrain from capsizing the big tureen of split-pea soup over the head of Simon Nishikanta.
Dishes she enjoyed included split-pea chips with mushroom ketchup, 'creamy as fondant, crunchy outside, almost trembly within...it's farinata with the swagger of a Gallagher brother'; and a 'fantastically austere-luxurious' butter pie with split green peas.
EN's Own Easy Split-Pea Soup With Leeks and Parsnips 1 pound dry split peas 2 bay leaves 1 large leek, finely diced (about 3 cups) 2 small parsnips (or carrots), finely diced 1 clove garlic, minced 1 teaspoon rosemary, crushed 1 teaspoon salt 1.