- 1⁄2 tablespoon coarse salt
- 1 lb green beans, trimmed
- 2 tablespoons butter, cut in small pieces
- 1 tablespoon finely grated lemon zest (about 1 lemon)
- fresh ground pepper
Directions See How It's Made
- Fill a medium saucepan 3/4 full of water and bring to a boil.
- Add salt and beans.
- Return to a boil and cook 4-5 minutes or they are crisp tender.
- Remove from heat and drain.
- Put back in pan and add butter and zest.
- Season with pepper and more salt if you need it.