7 things you should know about peas.
1 YOU might think that peas are a vegetable, but technically they are a fruit.
2 THE leaves of peas are considered a great delicacy in China.
3 THEY are an ideal convenience food as they are easy to prepare and last for months in the freezer.
4THE first UK television K television commercial to be broadcast in colour in 1969 was the Birds Eye frozen pea advert.
5 PEAS have been around a long time and have even been found in ancient Egyptian tombs.
6 PEAS are also packed with nutrients and count towards one of your five a day.
7 THE average Brit eats their way through almost 9,000 peas a year.
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|Publication:||Sunday Mercury (Birmingham, England)|
|Date:||Nov 16, 2014|
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