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Sesame Green Beans Recipe

Sesame Green Beans Recipe

"For me, the most time-consuming part of preparing this side is picking the green beans in the garden," says Jeanne Bennett of North Richland Hills, Texas. "My family loves their fresh taste, and I love that they're fast to fix!"
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 15 min. YIELD:6 servings


  • 3/4 pound fresh green beans
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 2 teaspoons sesame seeds, toasted


  • 1. In a large saucepan, bring beans and water to a boil; reduce heat to medium. Cover and cook for 10-15 minutes or until beans are crisp-tender; drain. Add the butter, soy sauce and sesame seeds; toss to coat. Yield: 6 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1/2 cup: 39 calories, 2g fat (1g saturated fat), 5mg cholesterol, 181mg sodium, 4g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 2g fiber), 1g protein.

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habenaroman User ID: 7905288 218781
Reviewed Jan. 25, 2015

"easy & Tasty."

lurky27 User ID: 1251896 45467
Reviewed Mar. 28, 2011

"Oh so yummy & easy!

~ Theresa"

sarahwheat User ID: 1980735 79000
Reviewed Jun. 18, 2010

"We make this at least once a week!"

valanddansmith User ID: 988113 44924
Reviewed Feb. 9, 2009

"Simple and delicious!!! I used frozen whole green beans for convenience but I'll try them with fresh green beans next time. My family really enjoyed them!!"

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