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Herbed Green Beans

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 25 min.


6 servings

From Marshfield, Missouri, Bernice Morris writes, "The herb butter makes this green bean side dish so pleasant. I always serve it with a ham dinner...don't forget the hot rolls!"


  • 1-1/2 pound fresh green beans
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped onion
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley
  • 1 teaspoon salt, optional
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme or 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/4 teaspoon paprika


  1. In a large saucepan, cover beans with water; Bring to a boil. Cook, uncovered for 8-10 minutes or until crisp-tender. Meanwhile, in a skillet, saute onion in butter until tender. Add the remaining ingredients. Drain beans; stir in onion mixture.

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