(also sugar snap pea)
A snow pea, especially of a variety with distinctively thick and rounded pods.
- One variety popular in England at the time was the sugar pea, also called snap pea and mange-tout.
- After producing snow peas for only one year, many contract farmers in Timau suddenly had to switch to sugar snap in 1995 because demand for snow peas dropped.
- The farmers grew a mixture of export crops including mange tout peas, sugar snap peas and baby corn.
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