Special Green Beans Recipe

4.5 3 3
Special Green Beans Recipe
Special Green Beans Recipe photo by Taste of Home
Publisher Photo

Special Green Beans Recipe

Read Reviews
4.5 3 3
Publisher Photo
This tasty dish rounds out any meal with its bright color and fresh flavor. With only 10 minutes of prep time, these are ready before you know it!
MAKES:
4 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
MAKES:
4 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 20 min.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound fresh green beans, trimmed
  • 2 green onions, thinly sliced
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh parsley
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon red wine vinegar
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper

Directions

Place beans in a large saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil. Cover and cook for 4-7 minutes or until crisp-tender.
Meanwhile, in a small bowl, combine the remaining ingredients. Drain beans; stir in onion mixture and heat through. Yield: 4 servings.
Originally published as Special Green Beans in Healthy Cooking December/January 2009, p59

Nutritional Facts

3/4 cup: 97 calories, 7g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 186mg sodium, 9g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 4g fiber), 2g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 vegetable, 1 fat.

  • 1 pound fresh green beans, trimmed
  • 2 green onions, thinly sliced
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh parsley
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon red wine vinegar
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  1. Place beans in a large saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil. Cover and cook for 4-7 minutes or until crisp-tender.
  2. Meanwhile, in a small bowl, combine the remaining ingredients. Drain beans; stir in onion mixture and heat through. Yield: 4 servings.
Originally published as Special Green Beans in Healthy Cooking December/January 2009, p59

Select the Newsletters that interest you to subscribe

By entering my email and clicking the subscribe button below, I am opting to receive the newsletters I have selected.

Please enter a valid email

You Are successfully subscribed

ERROR! Please try Again

Reviews forSpecial Green Beans

My Review
Click stars to rate
Loading Image
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Sort By :

Average Rating
MY REVIEW
Pinstripes User ID: 3468767 96107
Reviewed Apr. 1, 2013

"Everyone really enjoyed this. The sauce makes a lot, though. It was enough to coat 2 lbs green beans at least."

MY REVIEW
dedaniel User ID: 4306322 103363
Reviewed Jan. 28, 2010

"What a wonderful twist on the basic green bean! I enjoyed them."

MY REVIEW
dusarahbear User ID: 2810274 177675
Reviewed May. 14, 2009

"This was a different approach to green beans. It was good and it had a little kick. Was not my favorite though."

Loading Image