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Quick Herbed Green Beans

 Quick Herbed Green Beans
“They are yummy warm or chilled, and they make a wonderful centerpiece for an antipasto tray!” Nanci Keatley - Salem, Oregon
4 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 15 min.

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup white wine vinegar
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1/2 to 3/4 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic salt
  • 1 package (16 ounces) frozen cut green beans, thawed
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1/3 cup sliced almonds, toasted
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese

Directions

  • In a small saucepan, bring vinegar, oil, basil, oregano and garlic
  • salt to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, for 5 minutes.
  • Meanwhile, place beans and water in a 1-qt. microwave-safe dish.
  • Cover and microwave on high for 4-5 minutes or until crisp-tender;
  • drain.
  • Pour vinegar mixture over beans; sprinkle with almonds and Parmesan
  • cheese. Toss to coat. Yield: 4 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 3/4 cup equals 232 calories, 19 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 4 mg cholesterol, 433 mg sodium, 11 g carbohydrate, 4 g fiber, 5 g protein.