Mom 's Creamed Peas and Potatoes

"This is a basic, cheap vegetable side dish that is filling and it gives you something to do with canned veggies that is a little different."
 
Mom 's Creamed Peas and Potatoes created by Dienia B.
Ready In:
14mins
Ingredients:
5
Serves:
2
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ingredients

  • 1 (15 ounce) can peas, undrained
  • 1 (14 1/2 ounce) can potatoes, drained
  • 12 cup milk
  • 3 tablespoons flour
  • salt and pepper
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directions

  • Heat up peas and potatoes in saucepan.
  • Make a thin roux with flour and milk.
  • Add to peas and cook until thickened.
  • Season with salt and pepper.

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  1. CJAY8248
    I needed a quick side dish to go with dinner last night and chose this recipe. I used sliced canned potatoes since that's all I had. I used a little more milk to thin it a bit. Very good and so easy. I'll be making this often. Thanks for sharing. Made for ZWT 8.
     
  2. Charlotte J
    I like side dishes that can be put together in a matter of minutes. I used frozen peas, as I still like a crunch to them. I found that the 1/2 cup milk and 3 tablespoons flour made a VERY thick roux. So I will cut the amount of flour to 2 tablespoon. I made this for Zaar World Tour 8 for the Bistro Babes team.
     
  3. CarrolJ
    This is very good. Not lots of spices but comfort food. We eat creamed peas often but have never eaten them with potatoes before. I used fresh potatoes that I cut into small cubes then cooked in the microwave until just barely tender. Then I added them to the cream sauce. Then I folded in the peas so they wouldn't get mushy. The only thing I added was about 1 Tablespoon of butter. When DH came to get his food...he said, "What's that in the peas?" He took some. Made for ZWT #6 -2010.
     
  4. Dienia B.
    Mom 's Creamed Peas and Potatoes Created by Dienia B.
  5. Paka1931
    This was easy and what a comfort dish! I remember my Mom making this too but it never occured to me me to make it. I used bagged potatoes and frozen peas so had to adjust the liquid a bit but it came out creamy and wonderful. My daughter even ate this and she hates peas! Thanks.
     

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