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southern green beans

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a recipe by
Joanne Sarver
Nekoosa, WI

Very good

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serves Makes 8 servings
prep time 10 Min
cook time 20 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For southern green beans

  • 1/3 lb
  • 1/3 c
    reserved bacon grease
  • 2/3 c
    thinly sliced onion
  • 4 c
    cooked green beans, well drained
  • 2 Tbsp
    wine vinegar
  • 1 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1/2 c
    chopped salted peanuts

How To Make southern green beans

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    Slice bacon into 1/3-inch pieces. Cook over medium heat until crisp. Drain bacon on paper towers. Reserve 1/3 cup bacon grease in skillet. Saute onion until golden. Add green beans, vinegar, salt and pepper. Simmer about 5 minutes. Add bacon bits and peanuts, serve at once. Makes 8 servings.