Green Beans with Bacon and Red Bell Pepper

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Vicki Butts (lazyme)

By
@lazyme5909

From Bon Appetit, this is an easy side dish that goes very quickly. Fresh green beans are best, but this can be made with canned green beans also.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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6 slice
bacon, coarsely chopped
1 lb
green beans, trimmed, cut in half
1 large
red bell pepper, cut lengthwise into thin strips
1/2 c
low sodium chicken broth

How to Make Green Beans with Bacon and Red Bell Pepper

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cook bacon in heavy large skillet over medium-high heat until brown and crisp.
  • 2Using slotted spoon, transfer bacon to paper towel and drain.
  • 3Pour off all but 2 tablespoons drippings from skillet.
  • 4Add green beans and bell pepper to skillet.
  • 5Toss vegetables over medium-high heat until coated with drippings, about 1 minute.
  • 6Add broth.
  • 7Cover and cook until vegetables are crisp-tender, about 5 minutes.
  • 8Season to taste with salt and pepper.
  • 9Transfer to serving bowl. Sprinkle with bacon and serve.

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About Green Beans with Bacon and Red Bell Pepper

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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