Session Two Information Card
Pea
 
  • Green peas are a member of the legume
    family which includes peas and beans

  • Archaeologists have found dried peas in
    Egyptian tombs

  • About ¾ of a cup of peas has more protein
    than a whole egg

  • There are some types of pea where you can
    eat the pod as well; these are called mangetout
    which means ‘eat it all' in French




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