Smashed Peas & Ricotta Cheese

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by Pianolady

This is a very easy, very fast and different way to enjoy peas as a delicious addition to your meal. This comes from Rachael Ray / 30-Minute Meals.

Top Review by jennyblender

This is really easy and quite good! Next time I won't use the zest of a whole lemon but maybe half. Thanks for the wonderful recipe!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. To a medium pot over medium heat, add oil, then butter and onion.
  2. Saute onion bits for 2 minutes, then add frozen peas and raise the heat a bit.
  3. Stir peas to heat them through and allow their water to evaporate.
  4. When peas are heated through add ricotta and parsley to the pan and smash cheese together with the peas.
  5. Add lemon zest.
  6. Season mixture with salt and pepper and serve.
  7. Enjoy!

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