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fresh green bean bacon bundles

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Dee Stillwell
Citrus Heights, CA

I have seen alot of recipes for these with brown sugar, salad dressing, canned green beans etc. I say keep it simple. They taste great without all the added stuff.

(2 ratings)
yield 6 -8
prep time 15 Min
cook time 35 Min

Ingredients For fresh green bean bacon bundles

  • 1 1/2 lb
    fresh green beans
  • 1 lb
    bacon or turkey bacon, uncooked, cut in half
  • 2 tsp
  • water to blanche the green beans

How To Make fresh green bean bacon bundles

  • 1
    Preheat oven to 450 degrees. Cover cookie sheet with foil. If u have a rack to fit cookie sheet put it on top.
  • 2
    Prepare green beans by snipping the ends off but leave them whole. Place in saucepan and add water and salt. Cover with lid & bring to boil. Cook 5 min. Rinse with cold water until cooled off. Dry off with towel. Slice each bacon piece in half. Wrap a bundle of green beans(6-8) with a piece of bacon. Lay on rack bacon end down.
  • 3
    Bake for 15 minutes. Turn on broiler and broil until bacon is crispy. Turn over with tongs and broil another 5 minutes. The bacon flavors the green beans so much, you need nothing else on them. Enjoy!.

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