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; saute‚ 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

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

Bergy September 20, 2010

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.

Elmotoo April 24, 2009

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.

Lainey6605 December 21, 2008

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