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green beans

Recipe by
Melissa Snow
Hillsboro, OR

This is my favorite green bean recipe. All you have to do is dump everything into the crockpot.

yield 8 serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
cook time 1 Hr
method Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients For green beans

  • 5 c
    fresh green beans, trimmed
  • 1 lb
    sliced-thick cut bacon, cooked & crumbled or chopped
  • 1/4 c
    butter, melted
  • 1/3 c
    brown sugar
  • 7 tsp
    soy sauce, light sodium
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 5 c
    chicken broth

How To Make green beans

  • 1
    Boil green beans in chicken broth for 10 minutes. Drain and set aside.
  • 2
    Chop up bacon and cook in skillet until done. Drain bacon on a plate covered with paper towels.
  • 3
    Layer green beans and bacon in crockpot
  • 4
    In a small bowl combine melted butter, brown sugar, soy sauce, and garlic powder until well combined. Pour over green beans and bacon.
  • 5
    Put lid on crockpot and cook on HIGH for 1 hour. Stir beans before serving.