Ham & Pea Hide-&-Seek Recipe

Ham and peas mixed with cheesy pasta shells make for a hearty and delicious snack.

By Jean Paré from Kids Do Snacks
Ham & Pea Hide-&-Seek Recipe

Ingredients

  • 4 cups water
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 1 cup small shell pasta
  • 1 cup frozen peas
  • 1 ¼ cup finely chopped ham
  • ½ cup process cheese spread

    How to make it 

  • 1

    Put water and salt into saucepan. Bring to a boil on medium-high. Add pasta. Cook, uncovered, for 8 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add peas. Cook, uncovered, for about 3 minutes, stirring occasionally, until pasta is soft. Use strainer to drain pasta mixture. Return pasta mixture to same pot.

  • 2

    Add ham and cheese spread. Turn heat down to medium-low. Heat and stir for about 1 minute until pasta is coated and ham is warm. Serves 2.

Nutritional Information(per serving)

  • Calories: 588
  • Fat: 22.8g
  • Saturated Fat: 11.6g
  • Cholesterol: 129mg
  • Sodium: 1,218mg
  • Carbs: 51g
  • Protein: 43g
  • Fiber: 5g


Also, see 20 Healthy Back to School Snack Recipes

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