Green Beans the Old Fashioned Way

READY IN: 1hr 15mins
Recipe by puppitypup

These flavorful beans can be made with fresh or frozen green beans.

Top Review by iewe7726

Very yummy!! Taste old-fashioned, that is for sure! Very simple and very tasty! Did add some onion for personal taste.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Wash beans and snap them into 1 1/2" pieces, discarding ends.
  2. Cover with water and add salt and bacon grease.
  3. Cover and bring to a boil.
  4. Turn down to simmer and continue cooking for about an hour.
  5. Pour off water and add 2 T butter. Let sit with lid on for a minute for butter to melt, then toss beans a little to distribute butter.

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