Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 15 mins

Easy, delicious flavorful green beans. Your whole family will FOR SURE devour these super-yummy beans!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large covered pot (with steaming basket in place) boil 2 inches of water.
  2. Place green beans into steamer and steam for about 10 minutes. -Keep the beans that beautiful, fresh green color- with a bit of a bite.
  3. Drain beans into collander and set aside.
  4. Heat same pot over medium heat.
  5. Melt butter and gently saute garlic.
  6. Place beans into butter mixture and coat.
  7. Squeeze lemon onto beans, season with salt and pepper.


Most Helpful

These beans were really good!! I took them to a potluck and they were gobbled up! Thanks for a great recipe, hollyfrolly!!!

cookin mimi September 13, 2014

I love super easy recipes! This was super easy and super good! My beans were perfect at about 5 minutes. Loved the lemon juice and the garlic! Thanks hollyfrolly! *PAC 2007*

NcMysteryShopper September 21, 2007

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