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Braised green peas with carrots


Author: Aušra

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This recipe looks so simple, but we found it just this year. And it’s already in top of our favourite recipes. Maybe for someone there’s nothing new, but me and my hubby didn’t eat this dish in our childhood, so it’s new for us. Now when we need quick dinner or supper, we braise all frozen vegetables the same way, and always it comes out really very very delicious.

Braised green peas with carrots

Time needed:
Yields: 4 servings
Calories: 157 kcal / 1 serving

Ingredients:

  • 500 g carrots
  • 300 g green peas
  • 1 tbsp. butter
  • 1 tbsp. flour (optional)
  • 1-2 tbsps. sour cream or cream
  • salt

Directions:

  • Peel and cut carrots. Add in a pot and pour over water just to cover. Add butter and braise while carrots will be tender.
  • In the end of braising carrots add green peas and boil for a few minutes. Then sieve vegetables and put in a pot again.
  • Add in a pot flour, sour cream and season with salt. Heat for a few minutes.
  • Serve as a side dish or as independent dish. Enjoy!

Source: Namų ūkio vadovėlis šeimininkėms (Knyga, 1990)

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