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Okay, I'm looking for another recipe now: Cold Green Pea Salad w/ nuts,

I know it has the small green peas, some kind of crunchy nuts (walnuts, I think), small peices of lettuce and some other ingredients in a creamy sauce; it is served cold.

Can anyone help! Thanks alot!!

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rcbrown

Asked by rcbrown at 5:10 PM on Oct. 9, 2008 in Food & Drink

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  • One 10-ounce package of frozen tiny peas (thawed)

    1/2 cup chopped fresh celery

    3 green onions, chopped

    8-10 slices of bacon, cooked, drained and crumbled or torn

    1/2 cup salted cashews or sunflower seeds (shelled)

    One head washed Boston or Bibb lettuce, torn

    Dressing:

    1/2 cup sour cream

    1/2 cup real mayonnaise

    1 Tablespoon lemon juice

    salt and pepper to taste

    jespeach

    Answer by jespeach at 1:57 AM on Oct. 10, 2008

  • Begin by frying or baking the bacon. I like to line a large, rimmed cookie sheet with aluminum foil, place the bacon in strips, and bake at 375 for 20 minutes (turn over 1/2 way through). Set aside and allow to cool. Next wash and tear up the lettuce and place into large mixing bowl. Add peas, chopped celery and chopped green onions.

    Mix up the salad dressing and then add to green ingredients. Stir well. Add in bacon and nuts and stir again.

    Chill for at least 2 hours before serving. Delicious with fresh baguettes and real butter. Garnish with bibb lettuce, if desired.

    As an alternative to frozen peas, use 2 cups of freshly shelled tiny green peas. This would really bring out the flavor!
    jespeach

    Answer by jespeach at 1:58 AM on Oct. 10, 2008

  • Thats it! That is the one! Thank you so very very much!!!
    rcbrown

    Answer by rcbrown at 4:23 PM on Oct. 10, 2008

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