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Zesty Garlic Green Beans

Total Time
Prep/Total Time: 25 min.
These green beans travel so well because they can either be served at room temperature or reheated at the party. —Christine Bergman, Suwanee, Georgia

Updated: Sep. 23, 2023

Zesty Garlic Green Beans

Prep Time 25 min
Yield 10 servings


  • 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.