Cayenne Green Beans

Cayenne Green Beans

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Bonnie Bingenheimer

By
@BonnieBing

I got this recipe out of a Junior League type cookbook from Savannah, GA (my original hometown!)

This is a simple, fresh, spiced up recipe for just regular ole green beans!

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6
Method:
Saute

Ingredients

  • 6 oz
    bacon
  • 1
    onion, minced
  • 2 lb
    fresh green beans, washed and tips removed
  • 1 c
    boiling water
  • 3 Tbsp
    white vinegar
  • 3 Tbsp
    butter
  • ·
    salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 tsp
    cayenne pepper

How to Make Cayenne Green Beans

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook bacon in a skillet until crisp.
  2. Drain bacon and crumble. leaving drippings in skillet.
  3. Add onions to skillet and saute until tender.
  4. Add green beans to skillet and saute over medium heat for 2 minutes, stirring frequently.
  5. Add boiling water to pan and cover. Steam, shaking pan occasionally, for 15 minutes or until beans are tender. Do not overcook.
  6. Add vinegar and stir.
  7. Add butter, salt and peppers.
  8. Transfer to serving dish, toss gently, sprinkle with bacon and serve.

Printable Recipe Card

About Cayenne Green Beans

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Southern



Show 4 Comments & Reviews

Vegetarian Dinner Ideas for Meatless Monday

Vegetarian Dinner Ideas for Meatless Monday


Bored of eating the same old, same old? Looking to make a change to your menu? One of the easiest ways to do it is to have Meatless Monday. It’s a great way to try vegetarian recipes not normally in the weekly rotation. Trust us, your family won’t be sacrificing anything. Mondays won’t be a […]

16 Quick-Fix Winter Dinner Ideas

16 Quick-Fix Winter Dinner Ideas


Dinners in under 60 minutes! For those nights where you need to get dinner on the family ASAP, these quick-fix dinners are here to help. Who says that homemade delicious meals require hours to make? These yummy, family-friendly dinners only need an hour from start to finish. Scroll down for classic recipes, new dinner ideas, […]

17 Recipes With Avocado That Go Beyond Guacamole

17 Recipes With Avocado That Go Beyond Guacamole


You can’t make guacamole without avocados. But they are good in many more recipes too. Rich and creamy, use them in deviled eggs or a dip. They complete fish tacos and are a tasty addition to burgers. If you’re craving avocado but don’t want guac (gasp), remember these recipes. They will curb your avocado craving […]