Peas with Butter-Toasted Almonds

Dress up frozen peas with golden slivered almonds—ready to serve with almost any meal in a mere 10 minutes.

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 10 min
  • Servings 6

Ingredients

2
tablespoons butter or margarine
1/4
cup slivered almonds
3 1/2
cups Green Giant™ Steamers™ frozen sweet peas (from two 12-oz bags), thawed, drained
1/4
teaspoon salt

  • 1 In 10-inch skillet, melt butter over medium heat. Cook almonds in butter 2 to 3 minutes, stirring occasionally, until light brown.
  • 2 Stir in peas and salt. Cook 3 to 5 minutes, stirring frequently, until peas are tender.
 

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
110
(
Calories from Fat
50),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
6g
6%
(Saturated Fat
2 1/2g,
2 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
270mg
270%;
Total Carbohydrate
10g
10%
(Dietary Fiber
3g
3%
  Sugars
3g
3%
),
Protein
4g
4%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
30%;
Vitamin C
6%;
Calcium
2%;
Iron
6%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 2 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.