Zesty Garlic Green Beans

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 25 min.


10 servings

Updated: Sep. 23, 2023
These green beans travel so well because they can either be served at room temperature or reheated at the party. —Christine Bergman, Suwanee, Georgia
Zesty Garlic Green Beans Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 2 tablespoons oil from oil-packed sun-dried tomatoes
  • 1 cup sliced sweet onion
  • 1/2 cup oil-packed sun-dried tomatoes, chopped
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons lemon-pepper seasoning
  • 2 packages (16 ounces each) frozen french-style green beans


  1. In a Dutch oven, heat oil over medium heat. Add onion; cook and stir until tender, 3-4 minutes. Add tomatoes, garlic and lemon pepper; cook and stir 2 minutes longer.
  2. Stir in frozen green beans; cook, covered, until heated through, stirring occasionally, 7-9 minutes. Uncover; cook until liquid is almost evaporated, 2-3 minutes longer.

Nutrition Facts

2/3 cup: 76 calories, 3g fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 85mg sodium, 9g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 3g fiber), 2g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 vegetable, 1 fat.