Green beans are one of my family's favorite vegetables, so I'm always looking for new ways to serve them. —Noelle Myers, Grand Forks, North Dakota
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VERIFIED BY Taste of Home Test Kitchen
- 1 package (16 ounces) frozen French-style green beans, thawed and drained
- 1/2 cup dried cranberries
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 1 tablespoon brown sugar
- 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
- 1 teaspoon dried thyme
- 1/4 cup sliced almonds, toasted
- Preheat oven to 350°. Combine beans and cranberries in an ungreased 8-in. square baking dish. In a bowl, mix oil, brown sugar, vinegar and thyme. Drizzle over bean mixture; toss to coat.
- Bake, uncovered, 20 minutes. Stir; bake until beans are tender, 5-10 minutes longer. Sprinkle with almonds. Yield: 4 servings.
Originally published as Cranberry Green Beans in Taste of Home Christmas Annual Annual 2017, p77