Green peas contain carotene which is known to reduce the risk of lifestyle-related diseases such as arteriosclerosis and heart attack. We recommend using them quickly or freeze them. Prior to store green peas in a refrigerator, you should blanch them for one to two minutes in boiling salted water, and drain and freeze them in a bag. Green peas rice cooked with fresh green peas is rich in a nice and tasty bean scent. Green peas rice or Peas Pulao is a quick, one-pot, and flavorful rice dish that only uses rice, a pinch of salt, and fresh green peas.