Italian Flat Beans With Pine Nuts

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READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by threeovens

Flat beans are also called Romano beans. They are flatter and broader, but still similar to ordinary green beans or string beans. Guess what would be a good substitute? This recipe comes from "Weight Watchers" magazine and is only 1 point.

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  1. Steam beans until tender crisp, about 6-8 minutes.
  2. Meanwhile, heat oil in a skillet, over medium/high heat, and cook bell pepper, stirring frequently, until crisp tender, about 2 minutes.
  3. Add garlic, stirring constantly, 30 seconds.
  4. Remove from heat and stir in beans, orange zest; season with salt and pepper.
  5. Sprinkle with pine nuts and serve.

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