Green Bean AlmondineSubmitted by: BONNIEBELLE2
IntroductionA delcious side dish for a holiday meal A delcious side dish for a holiday meal
2 lbs. fresh green beans, washed & trimmed (yields about 8 C cooked)
1/2 small onion quartered
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp pepper
8 TBSP (1 stick) Land O' Lakes Light Butter, divided
1 C sliced almonds, toasted
Juice of 1 lemon
3 strips Gwaltney reduced fat bacon, cooked and crumbled
Note: If making ahead of time. Cook green beans, add butter and bacon and refrigerate until ready to reheat.Store lemon butter almond mixture in small container.. Pour lemon butter almond mixture over green beans and bake in 350 degree oven until warm.
This is also delicious without the bacon.
Serves 16 (1/2 C servings)
Number of Servings: 16
Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user BONNIEBELLE2.