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May 21, 2010 12:32 PM

Fresh English peas at retail?

Anyone seen fresh English peas for sale at retail around town? I see them on a lot of local restaurant menus still.

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  1. I just saw them earlier this week at the Brighton Whole Foods.

    1. Russo's had a big pile 12/20.

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      1. re: cods

        I saw frozen shelled peas at Wilson Farm yesterday, although I didn't look close. Frozen will usually be better than unfrozen, since the sugars rapidly turn into starch after picking.

        Wilson Farm
        10 Pleasant St, Lexington, MA 02421

        1. re: cods

          Yes I got these a couple of times and enjoyed shellling them, a nice ritual.

          I've also seen shelled spring peas at the Whole Food in Central Square.

        2. Yesterday's email from Dave's Fresh Pasta said they had some:
          ENGLISH PEAS organic. Eco-Cottle Farm, NC

          Dave's Fresh Pasta
          81 Holland St, Somerville, MA 02144

          1. Yep! I've been getting them from Fresh Pond Whole Foods for the past couple weeks!

            1. Yes! I have gotten them at Whole Foods River Street in Cambridge at least a few times.