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Healthy Garlic Green Beans Recipe

Healthy Garlic Green Beans Recipe

"Because this recipe is easy to prepare, healthy and delicious, it has become the only way I make green beans," says Clara Saxe of Colorado Springs, Colorado. The versatile beans feature plenty of garlic and Italian seasoning and complement most any entree.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min. YIELD:6 servings


  • 1-1/2 pounds fresh green beans
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 teaspoons Italian seasoning
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper


  • 1. In a 15-in. x 10-in. x 1-in. baking pan, toss green beans, oil, garlic and Italian seasoning until beans are well coated. Bake, uncovered, at 450° for 12-15 minutes or until beans are crisp-tender and lightly browned, stirring occasionally. Sprinkle with salt and pepper. Yield: 6 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1/2 cup: 79 calories, 5g fat (1g saturated fat), 0mg cholesterol, 203mg sodium, 9g carbohydrate (0g sugars, 1g fiber), 2g protein Diabetic Exchanges: 1 vegetable, 1 fat.

Reviews for Healthy Garlic Green Beans

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cynandtom 253612
Reviewed Sep. 3, 2016

"Tasty, easy side dish!"

Debbie309 231968
Reviewed Aug. 29, 2015

"This is a wonderful recipe! The best green beans I've ever had. I made it for a dinner party last week, getting rave reviews. And am making it again for a potluck supper tonight. Hands down the best! And easy too."

DeliciouslyResourceful_Gina 133442
Reviewed Jul. 6, 2014

"Really yummy. I baked it at 375 degrees as I had something else in the oven at that temperature - took about 20 minutes."

mollymay4 74455
Reviewed Jun. 6, 2014

"Excellent!! I cooked em' 27 minutes. I also used half Italian seasoning and half poultry seasoning. Worked great! Also used additional salt--just personal taste."

s_pants 60359
Reviewed Nov. 22, 2013

"Simple, easy and delicious!"

deannasnz 52193
Reviewed Jan. 13, 2013

"What an unusual preparation. They're very good, though. I'll do this again."

daisey5 50129
Reviewed Dec. 16, 2012

"Very good. I had to cook them a little longer."

annaf27 142358
Reviewed Mar. 5, 2012

"Simple & very good! Will certainly make them again. I used Poultry Seasoning in place of Italian Seasoning. It had a great flavor!"

Fuddge 130144
Reviewed Oct. 4, 2010

"I loved the Green Beans I also added 1 med. sauted, cut up Vadilia Onion. I also cooked

mine for 25 min."

Classicrock 205753
Reviewed Jul. 27, 2009

"These beans were delicious; the garlic & Italian seasoning were very complimentary to the beans. They could have cooked a little longer, though, I'll try 18 minutes next time. -Lori in WI."

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