Sweet Pea Salad Recipes needed!! Please

Discussion in 'Egg, Chicken, & Other Favorite Recipes' started by AkTomboy, Sep 24, 2009.

  1. AkTomboy

    AkTomboy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 21, 2009
    DJ, Alaska
    Okay so I used to love my grandmas recipe. Well she passed a few years ago [​IMG] My uncle got my granparents house and moved all the cooking books and recipes to the basement. Well it flooded!! And its lost. I have looked online and well nothing is near to it. Something is always missing and I cant put my finger on it. So if you can please post yours my family will be happy to try them and pick a new family pea salad. Thanks for your time in reading my post ~
     
    Last edited: Sep 24, 2009
  2. chickabator

    chickabator Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 30, 2007
    ky
    mine is easy canned peas drained boiled eggs onion and miracle whip simple fast and everyone loves it.
     
  3. peeplessinNC

    peeplessinNC Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is a favorite!

    Peas and Cheese Salad

    15 ounces canned peas, drained (I prefer frozen peas, about 2 cups, lightly cooked, drained, cooled)
    1 cup cheddar or colby cheese, shredded
    1 cup celery, coarsely chopped
    1/4 cup onion, minced (adjust to taste)

    DRESSING:
    1/2 cup salad dressing or mayonnaise
    2 teaspoons sugar
    2 teaspoons milk
    salt and pepper to taste
    1/2 cup bacon bits (optional)

    * Place peas, shredded cheese, celery and onions in a bowl.
    * In a separate bowl, combine dressing ingredients. Pour dressing over pea and cheese mixture and blend well. If desired, fold in bacon bits.
    * Cover and refrigerate before serving. Doubles easily.
     
  4. luvbeagles

    luvbeagles Out Of The Brooder

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    This recipe has more than peas - but we love it!

    1 can early peas
    1 can white corn
    1 can french green beans
    1 small jar diced pimentos
    1/2 cup chopped celery
    1/2 cup chopped onion

    drain all of the canned vegetables and mix everything together.

    Dressing:
    1/2 cup white vinegar
    1/2 cup sugar
    1/4 cup salad oil
    1/2 tsp salt
    1/2 tsp pepper

    Pour the dressing over the vegetables and let marinate in the frig for a few hours.
     
  5. GardenWeasel

    GardenWeasel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here's mine. Thawed frozen peas, red onion, hard boiled eggs, mayo, mustard and dill. I just taste dressing as I go.
     
  6. AkTomboy

    AkTomboy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 21, 2009
    DJ, Alaska
    Thank you all! We are having the pea salad showdown tonight at the Fire Dept. [​IMG] Ill let ya know how it goes [​IMG]
     

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