Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 7 mins

Simple yet elegant

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Steam beans for 3 to 5 minutes or until done to your liking.
  2. In a small skillet, melt butter and add almonds on medium heat until toasty. Remove from heat.
  3. Mix olive oil and lemon juice together in a medium-large bowl.
  4. Toss drained beans with olive oil mixture. Top with toasted almonds.
  5. Salt and pepper to your liking.


Most Helpful

I think this is probably my favorite way to prepare green beans. Almonds browned in butter are awesome, and then tossed with green beans - sublime!

Delicious as it Looks April 28, 2014

Simple prep for a great green veggie side dish. We served these with recipe #146830 and a baked ham for a great family meal.

Ms B. January 04, 2007

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