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Mushy Peas

This might make me sound like a complete and utter douchebag/food snob/crappy human being, but I had no idea that you could get mushy peas in a can. It just hadn’t occurred to me. I only ever had them with fish and chips, never at home – up until recently – and just presumed that the chippies mushed up some peas. That’s a forgivable naivety, right? Anyway, I posted a picture of mushy peas with mash or something to Instagram a while ago, and somebody commented saying they looked homemade. Which, being completely unaware of the existence of not homemade mushy peas, threw me somewhat. Having had chip shop mushy peas and now these lush homemade ones, I can safely say it’s worth boiling and whizzing up some peas yourself. I won’t preach at you, go ahead and eat canned ones if you want, so long as you acknowledge that you’re totally missing out. It’s a ridiculously easy recipe, forgive me if it’s far too basic for you, I promise I shall try and do …