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super creamy peas

a recipe by
Wallace Hale
sikeston, MO

this is one to warm you up on a winters day

serves 4
prep time 15 Min
cook time 30 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For super creamy peas

  • 2 c
    heavy cream
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp
    butter, unsalted
  • 1 Tbsp
    minced shallots
  • 1/2 c
    parmigiano-reggiano, grated
  • 1/2 c
    finely chopped basil leaves
  • dash of hot sauce or two
  • 2 c
    cooked peas

How To Make super creamy peas

  • 1
    Bring the cream to a boil in a saucepan. then lower it to a simmer and let it reduce slightly 3 or 4 minutes.
  • 2
    Melt the butter in a small skillet, and cook the shallots over med-low heat until translucent, 3 minutes.
  • 3
    Add the cooked shallots and the cheese to the cream, and cook until lightly thickened, 3 minutes. Add the basil, hot sauce, and peas, heat through and serve immediately.