Better Than Traditional Green Bean Bake

Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 1 hr

We prefer this cheesy version of the traditional bean bake.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 (16 ounce) bags frozen green beans
  • 1 (10 3/4 ounce) can cream of mushroom soup
  • 1 (10 3/4 ounce) can cheddar cheese soup
  • 14 cup milk
  • 14 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 cups French-fried onions (French's)


  1. Combine soups, milk, pepper in a large baking dish.
  2. Stir in beans.
  3. Bake at 350 degrees for 45-60 minutes.
  4. Top with french friend onions.
  5. Bake 5 more minutes or until onions are golden brown.
Most Helpful

I was going to make our "traditional" green bean casserole for Easter when I found this and decided to try it instead. (I was putting my life in my own hands). Everyone LOVED it, Shelli!!! The cheddar cheese soup was a nice variation to an old favorite. Thanks so much for sharing.

Merlot April 13, 2004

I decided to try this for our Thanksgiving dinner. Everyone just loved it! It was a very nice change from he ordinary green bean bake. I did add some of the French-fried onions into it before baking and then more on top at the end.

ladygwyn November 26, 2007

This was wonderful, not a crumb left! I had many comments on how much better this was than the usual. It was very easy to make.

crystalofeight November 25, 2005