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Fancy Green Beans Recipe

Looking for an easy Fancy Green Beans recipe? Learn how to make Fancy Green Beans using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by cumin

Makes 8 servings



Green beans! with a sweet-salty sauce, nutty taste of cashews and sprinkling of bacon.

Recipe Ingredients for Fancy Green Beans

1 1/2 pounds fresh green beans, trimmed
2 skices turkey bacon bacon, diced
2 tablespoons teriyaki sauce
1 tablespoon honey
1 tablespoon butter, melted
1/2 cup sliced sweet red pepper
1 small onion, cut into thin wedges
1/2 cup cashews, salted whole
2 teaspoons lemon juice

Recipe Directions for Fancy Green Beans

  1. Place beans in a large saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil. Cover and cook for 4-6 minutes or until crisp-tender. Drain and immediately place beans in ice water. Drain and pat dry.

  2. In a large skillet, cook bacon over medium heat until crisp. Using a slotted spoon, remove to paper towels to drain.

  3. Meanwhile, in a small bowl, combine the teriyaki sauce, honey and butter. Saute pepper and onion in drippings until tender. Add the beans, teriyaki mixture, bacon, cashews and lemon juice; heat through.

  4. Yield: 8 servings. Prep/Total Time: 30 min.

  5. Meanwhile, in a small bowl, combine the teriyaki sauce, honey and butter. Saute pepper and onion in drippings until tender. Add the beans, teriyaki mixture, bacon, cashews and lemon juice; heat through.

Categories

Beans, Side Dish, Boil, Quick, Saute

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 118.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
116
Calories from Fat
52
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
5.8g
9%
Saturated Fat
1.7g
9%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
9mg
3%
Sodium
250mg
10%
Potassium
265mg
8%
Total Carbohydrates
13.0g
4%
Dietary Fiber
3.4g
14%
Sugars
5.1g
Protein
4.8g
Vitamin A 16% Vitamin C 37%
Calcium 4% Iron 8%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A-
  Good points
  • High in dietary fiber
  • High in magnesium
  • High in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in sugar
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