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Peas in Tomato Sauce
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Peas in Tomato Sauce
Method
  • Place a pot over high heat and let it get very hot.
  • Coarsely chop the onion.
  • Add some olive oil to the pot and add the onion.
  • Thinly slice the spring onions and add them to the pot. Mix.
  • Cut the potatoes into 2 cm cubes and add them to the pot.
  • Mix and sauté the vegetables until light golden.
  • Add the wine and allow the alcohol to evaporate for 1-2 minutes.
  • Finely chop the dill and mint. Set aside until needed.
  • Add the chopped tomatoes, vegetable bouillon cube and the water to the pot.
  • As soon as the mixture comes to a boil, cook for 15-20 minutes, until the potatoes have softened. Leave the pot uncovered while cooking so that the liquid can evaporate and the sauce can thicken.
  • Add the peas, half of the dill and half of the mint. Stir.
  • Cover pot with lid and simmer for 5-7 minutes over low heat.
  • When ready, remove from heat and add the remaining dill and mint as well as the lemon zest, lemon juice, salt and pepper.
  • To serve, drizzle with some extra virgin olive oil and top with extra mint and lemon wedges.
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Nutritional
Chart

Nutrition information per portion

290
Calories (kcal)
15 %

Calories

Shows how much energy food releases to our bodies. Daily caloric intake depends mainly on the person’s weight, sex and physical activity level. An average individual needs about 2000 kcal / day.

14.0
Total Fat (g)
20 %

Fatty Acids

Are essential to give energy to the body while helping to maintain the body temperature. They are divided into saturated "bad" fats and unsaturated "good" fats.

2.5
Saturated Fat (g)
13 %

Saturated Fats

Known as "bad" fats are mainly found in animal foods. It is important to check and control on a daily basis the amount you consume.

27.0
Total Carbs (g)
10 %

Carbohydrates

The main source of energy for the body. Great sources are the bread, cereals and pasta. Use complex carbohydrates as they make you feel satiated while they have higher nutritional value.

8.2
Sugars (g)
9 %

Sugars

Try to consume sugars from raw foods and limit processed sugar. It is important to check the labels of the products you buy so you can calculate how much you consume daily.

7.8
Protein (g)
16 %

Protein

It is necessary for the muscle growth and helps the cells to function well. You can find it in meat, fish, dairy, eggs, pulses, nuts and seeds.

7.4
Fibre (g)
30 %

Fibers

They are mainly found in plant foods and they can help regulate a good bowel movement while maintaining a balanced weight. Aim for at least 25 grams of fiber daily.

0.26
Sodium (g)
4 %

Salt

A small amount of salt daily is necessary for the body. Be careful though not to overdo it and not to exceed 6 grams of salt daily

*Based on an adult’s daily reference intake of 2000 kcal.