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Greek Split Pea Spread

November 1997, The EatingWell Diabetes Cookbook (2005)

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One taste of this simple, rustic spread—a popular meze or appetizer throughout Greece—and you are transported to a little seaside taverna. The base of the spread is yellow split peas, a healthful legume that requires no presoaking and cooks in less than 45 minutes. Enjoy this appetizer as the Greeks do, with a generous drizzle of your favorite extra-virgin olive oil.



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Greek Split Pea Spread Recipe

3 Reviews for Greek Split Pea Spread

06/22/2014
Great party dish

I made this for a BBQ and it was a big hit. I did use green peas because that is what I had. The flavor was unique, fresh, and aromatic.

Tastes greatd as a dip and a condement
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06/30/2012
I'll make this again!

I wasn't going to make a separate trip to a different store to find yellow split peas so I used green. I think the only thing I'll do differently next time is use just a little less water in cooking the peas to make it thicker. My friends all asked for the recipe!

Easy, healthy, pretty
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05/14/2010
Anonymous

Yum. Yum. Yum. So fresh tasting!

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