Sweet-Sour Beans and Carrots Recipe

Looking for an easy Sweet-Sour Beans and Carrots recipe? Learn how to make Sweet-Sour Beans and Carrots using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by cumin

Makes 8 servings



I like to serve this side dish with German noodles and pork cutlets or a roast

Recipe Ingredients for Sweet-Sour Beans and Carrots

2 cups sliced carrots
4 cups cut green beans, frozen
3 slice turkey bacon strips
2 medium onions, finely chopped
2 medium tart apples, peeled and diced
1/4 cup cider vinegar
2 tablespoons sugar
1 teaspoon salt

Recipe Directions for Sweet-Sour Beans and Carrots

  1. Place carrots in a large saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil. Cook, uncovered, for 4 minutes. Stir in beans. Return to a boil. Cook mixture 5-6 minutes longer or until the beans and carrots are tender. Drain.

  2. In a large skillet, cook bacon over medium heat until crisp. Remove to paper towels to drain. Saute onions in drippings until tender. add the apples, vinegar, sugar and salt; mix well. Cover and cook until apples are tender, about 2 minutes. Stir in the bean mixture; heat through. Sprinkle with bacon.

  3. Yield: 8 servings.

Categories

Beans, Side Dish, Saute

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 173.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
92
Calories from Fat
13
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
1.4g
2%
Saturated Fat
0.4g
2%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
6mg
2%
Sodium
412mg
17%
Potassium
297mg
8%
Total Carbohydrates
18.6g
6%
Dietary Fiber
4.2g
17%
Sugars
11.2g
Protein
2.8g
Vitamin A 100% Vitamin C 25%
Calcium 4% Iron 5%
* 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
  • Low in saturated fat
  • Low in cholesterol
  • High in dietary fiber
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
  • Very high in sugar
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