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almond and garlic green beans

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Millie Johnson
Valley Head, AL

My hubby and I were going to a big get together and I knew there were going to be some vegetarians there, so I came up with this recipe. It turned out very good and was a big hit !

(1 rating)
yield 10 -12
prep time 20 Min
cook time 1 Hr
method Stove Top

Ingredients For almond and garlic green beans

  • 2 lb
    fresh green beans, washed and snaped
  • 1 tsp
    minced garlic, you may use more or less
  • 1/4 c
    slliced almonds
  • enough water to cover green beans
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/2 tsp
    onion powder

How To Make almond and garlic green beans

  • 1
    Wash and snap your green beans and place in pot. Fill with water till beans are covered, maybe an inch above the beans.
  • 2
    Add salt and pepper to taste then add onion powder. Bring to a boil then reduce heat and cover. Cook till tender... 45 min. to an hour. The last 10 minutes, add the garlic.
  • 3
    In a hot, dry skillet, toast almonds. Do NOT brown them. Now add to green beans and stir. They are now ready to serve ! Enjoy !