BUTTERED PEAS AND PEARL ONIONS

1
Ellen Bales

By
@Starwriter

Recipe & photo from foodnetwork.com.
12-14-15

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Serves:
6
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 lb
    pearl onions
  • 1 c
    chicken broth
  • 1/4 c
    (1 stick) unsalted butter
  • 3 tsp
    chopped fresh dill
  • 2 c
    fresh sweet peas, shelled - or - frozen peas
  • 1/2
    lemon, juiced
  • 1 small
    bunch watercress, washed and trimmed
  • ·
    kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper

How to Make BUTTERED PEAS AND PEARL ONIONS

Step-by-Step

  1. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Add the pearl onions and blanch for 3 minutes. Drain and immerse in ice water; drain again. Cut off the stem end of the pearl onion and squeeze out of skin.
  2. In a large saucepan over medium heat, combine the chicken broth, 2 Tblsp. of the butter, and 2 tsp. of the dill.
  3. When the mixture gets hot, add the pearl onions and peas. Cook and stir for 5 minutes until well coated and thickened slightly.
  4. Add the lemon juice, watercress, remaining butter and dill; season with salt and pepper. Serve.

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About BUTTERED PEAS AND PEARL ONIONS

Course/Dish: Vegetables, Side Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy, Heirloom




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