Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

Nice simple side dish from Cooking Light, April 1995.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Trim ends from beans, and remove strings. Drop beans into a large stockpot of boiling water; cook 10 minutes or until crisp-tender. Drain.
  2. Heat oil in stockpot over medium heat. Add shallots; sauteā€š 3 minutes or until tender. Add green beans and water; cook 3 minutes or until beans are tender, stirring occasionally. Remove from heat, and stir in salt and pepper.
Most Helpful

5 5

Lovely simple recipe. The shalotts just give the beans that extra flavor boost - Thanks Lazy-me for a repeat recipe that we will enjoy over & over again

5 5

Oh yeah!! This was fabulous. And since dh hates green beans, I got more, lol! Very simple recipe. I will use this repeatedly. Made in honor of Lazyme's dh.

5 5

These are delicious! Very simple and I love the shallots with the green beans. I will be making these again. Thanks for sharing and congrats on your football pool win.