Italian Roasted Snap Peas

Italian Roasted Snap Peas (great for all phases)

Italian Roasted Snap PeasJust keep in mind Snap Peas and tomatoes are only permitted twice a week 

 

INGREDIENTS:

1   large leek, white part only, halved lengthwise and thoroughly washed

1 pound  sugar snap peas, trimmed

2 teaspoons  extra-virgin olive oil

1/2 teaspoon  salt

1 cup  cherry tomatoes, halved

1 teaspoon  dried oregano

 

DIRECTIONS

1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.

2. Cut leek halves into 2-inch lengths and then very thinly slice each piece lengthwise, yielding 2-inch-long strips. Toss the leek strips, peas, oil and salt in a medium bowl. Spread evenly on a baking sheet.

3. Roast for 15 minutes. Stir in tomatoes. Return to the oven and roast until the vegetables begin to brown, about 10 minutes more. Toss with oregano and serve.

Credit: Photo and recipe courtsey of Eating Well

July 15, 2014 by Kristi Kirkham
Tags: Vegetables
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