Give Peas a Chance Salad

READY IN: 7mins
Recipe by briosgaid

A politically correct salad from The Party Girl Cookbook by Nina Lesowitz and Lara Morris Starr. It can be made a day ahead, wrapped, and refrigerated.

Top Review by AZ to AK

I love pea salads, but I had never made one with peanuts and waterchesnuts so I just had to try it. I did cut the waterchestnuts in half because they just seemed to big compared to all the other ingredients in the salad. I thought this was fantastic the day that I made it. I went to have some for lunch the following day, and it was still good, but had become quite watery and the peanuts had lost their nice crunch. I will definitely make this again because I usually have all of these items on hand.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a salad bowl, toss together peas, celery, peanuts and water chestnuts.
  2. Combine sour cream, celery salt, and soy sauce.
  3. Toss with salad ingredients.

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