Peas with Lemon and Thyme

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Nutritional Information

Calories 88
Fat 4 g
Satfat 2 g
Protein 4 g
Carbohydrate 9 g
Fiber 3 g
Cholesterol 10 mg
Sodium 236 mg


1/4 teaspoon pepper
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons fresh thyme
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
2 tablespoons unsalted butter
3 cups fresh peas


Bring a medium saucepan half full of water to a boil. Add 3 cups fresh peas (from 2 lb. pea pods); reduce heat and simmer until tender, 7 to 10 minutes. Drain and rinse with cold water. Just before serving, melt 2 Tbsp. unsalted butter over medium heat. Add peas, 1 Tbsp. fresh lemon juice, 2 tsp. fresh thyme, 1/2 tsp. salt and 1/4 tsp. pepper. Cook, stirring, until heated, about 5 minutes.