sugar snap pea


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Recent Examples on the Web Included in all orders is an amuse bouche, a seasonal nibble plucked from the restaurant’s garden (sugar snap peas and fingerling potatoes most recently); signature organic buttermilk biscuits; and mignardise of strawberry pate de fruit. Soleil Ho,, "The best takeout and delivery spots in the South Bay and Peninsula," 30 May 2020 Depending on what looks good at the market, another green veggie, such as sugar snap peas, could augment or even replace the asparagus. Eleanore Park, WSJ, "Baked Spring Pasta With Asparagus: What to Cook in Quarantine," 21 May 2020 Lamborn’s creation would become known as the sugar snap pea. Gene Tempest,, "The sugar snap pea turns 50," 23 July 2019 The pods that house them look like large, fuzzy sugar snap peas. Darlene Zimmerman, Detroit Free Press, "Think spring with crisp and crunchy napa cabbage salad," 10 Jan. 2020 Built up from nothing only 50 years ago, sugar snap peas are now an international, multi-million-dollar industry. Gene Tempest,, "The sugar snap pea turns 50," 23 July 2019 Serve warm or at room temperature, with sugar snap peas. Washington Post, "A fresh 20-minute take on the classic pairing of salmon and citrus," 30 July 2019 Candy-sweet summer strawberries pair with bright and crunchy sugar snap peas. Kari Sonde, Washington Post, "Make peak fruit season your peak salad season with these 10 fresh recipes," 22 July 2019 There will be fruit salad, in the form of cantaloupe, sugar snap peas, and ricotta. Alex Pastron, Bon Appétit, "14 Recipes We’re Actually Making for 4th of July," 1 July 2019

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1979, in the meaning defined above

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“Sugar snap pea.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of sugar snap pea

: a type of pea whose thick outer part and seeds can be eaten

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