Roasted Green Bean Salad
This easy-to-fix recipe turns homegrown green beans into something special. A tangy dill and Dijon vinaigrette coats the crisp-tender beans without overpowering them so the fresh-picked flavor comes through.
-Kathy Shell, San Diego, California
6 ServingsPrep: 10 min. Bake: 30 min.
- 2 pounds fresh green beans, trimmed
- 3 tablespoons olive oil, divided
- 3/4 teaspoon salt, divided
- 2 tablespoons white wine vinegar
- 2 tablespoons snipped fresh dill or 2 teaspoons dill weed
- 1-1/2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
- 1-1/2 teaspoons sugar
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- Preheat oven to 400°. In a large bowl, toss beans with 1
- tablespoon oil and 1/2 teaspoon salt. Transfer to two ungreased
- 15x10x1-in. baking pans.
- Roast 30-35 minutes or until beans are tender and lightly browned,
- stirring occasionally.
- In a small bowl, whisk vinegar, dill, mustard, sugar, pepper and the
- remaining oil and salt until blended. Transfer beans to a large
- bowl. Drizzle with vinaigrette and toss to coat. Yield: 6 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving equals 108 calories, 7 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 335 mg sodium, 11 g carbohydrate, 5 g fiber, 3 g protein.