Peas in Guacamole? No Way! New York Times Recipe Causes Culinary Fury

A New York Times tweet suggesting adding peas to guacamole sparked cries of culinary foul from users

Give peas a chance? When it comes to guacamole, no way.

The great guacamole debate started after The New York Times suggested adding fresh green peas to guacamole.

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The recipe triggered intense discussion on the Internet and even wound its way into the president's Twitter Q-and-A session on health care.

It turns out the president is a traditionalist when it comes to his guac.

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On that, he was in bipartisan agreement with Republican presidential aspirant Jeb Bush. Bush's tweet was even more pointed: "You don't put peas in guacamole."

The Republican Party of Texas also took to Twitter to express its dissatisfaction with the New York Times.

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While Austin 360 took on the Times on behalf of the Lone Star State.

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