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Baked String Beans

 Baked String Beans
Frozen string beans from our garden (or the grocery store) taste great in this side dish. Bouillon, garlic salt and crisp bacon give them a nice fresh flavor.—Shirley Leister, West Chester, Pennsylvania
6 ServingsPrep: 10 min. Bake: 1 hour


  • 1 package (16 ounces) frozen French-style green beans, thawed
  • 2 bacon strips
  • 1 beef bouillon cube
  • 1 cup hot water
  • 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon garlic salt
  • Pinch pepper


  • Place beans in an ungreased 1-1/2-qt. baking dish; set aside. Cook
  • bacon until crisp; remove with a slotted spoon. Crumble and set
  • aside. Stir in 1 tablespoon of drippings into beans. Dissolve
  • bouillon in water; add garlic salt and pepper. Pour over beans.
  • Cover and bake 350° for 1 hour. Top with bacon. Yield: 6
  • servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 each) equals 66 calories, 5 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 5 mg cholesterol, 278 mg sodium, 5 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 2 g protein.