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Sesame Pea Pods

May 1, 2012, 11:05 am

1 lb pea pods
1 -2 teaspoons toasted sesame oil
2 teaspoons toasted sesame seeds
¼ teaspoon sea salt
pinch black pepper

Steam the pea pods for a minute until tender crisp. Remove from steamer and toss with sesame oil, sesame seeds, salt and pepper in a bowl. Serve immediately.

To toast sesame seeds: heat a small skillet over medium heat. Add sesame seeds and stir or shake the pan constantly until you smell a toasty, nutty smell and the seeds begin to color a little. Remove from pan.