Peas are an indispensable source of vegetable proteins, vitamins, and minor nutrients. Therefore, dishes prepared from these beans are included in almost all diets. Besides, it is a canonic food to be consumed during the fast period, as it fully replaces meat and fish dishes.
To have this valuable product available for food all the year round, it is dried. Prior to cooking, such peas are pre-soaked. One of the most popular storage techniques is done as follows: pea seeds are ground, and this way, they are released from the peel and split into two parts. As the result, we get split peas. Afterward, this product is used as food rich in valuable nutrients while preparation time becomes significantly shorter.
Peas contain a huge amount of nutrients making dishes, cooked from them, valuable food with a preventive effect on the body against various diseases.
A regular consumption of peas:
– helps to reduce the body acidity levels,
– recommended to fight heart diseases because they lower blood pressure,
– favorably affects the blood, increasing its coagulability,
– improves mental abilities and the brain functioning,
– strengthens bone tissue and tooth enamel.
At the same time, the price for split peas is affordable for everyone.
To cook pea porridge or soup, you have to pre-soak pea seeds in water for not less than 6 to 8 hours. Consequently, after pre-soaking, split peas are cooked two times faster than whole seeds. Preparation time is 20 to 30 minutes.
To speed up the cooking time, you can put a small piece of butter and a pinch of soda after the water starts boiling.
Having chosen split peas sold by August TM, you can rest assured you have purchased a high-quality product.