Prep Time: 5 Min
Cook Time: 13 Min
Serving Size: 6 Servings
1 tablespoon unsalted sweet cream butter
1 lb fresh green beans, trimmed and cut into 2-inch pieces,
1/2 cup low sodium chicken broth
1 tablespoon fresh oregano leaves, chopped, or 1 teaspoon dried oregano
1 cup frozen white pearl onions, thawed
2 tablespoons sliced almonds, toasted
2 tablespoons sliced almonds, toasted, lightly crushed
1. In large skillet, heat butter over medium-high. Swirl to coat bottom of pan.
2. Add beans and cook for 1 to 2 minutes, stirring constantly.
3. Add broth, oregano, and pearl onions.
4. Cook, covered, over medium-low heat for about 3 minutes, or until the beans are tender crisp.
5. In small non-stick skillet, dry-roast almonds over medium heat for 3-4 minutes, stirring and turning occasionally.
6. Sprinkle beans with sliced and crushed almonds.
1 serving equals 46 calories, 2 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 51 mg sodium, 5 g carbohydrate, 1 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3/4 vegetable, 1/2 fat.
Jul 13, 2012 11:43 AM
Almondine, as in Trout Almondine, not Amandine. I can't understand people anymore with all this phonetic spelling and grammatical problems.
Mar 8, 2012 7:46 PM
I've always thought it was called Green Beans Almondine, lol
Mar 8, 2012 5:19 PM
like everything except chicken broth. thanks!
Mar 8, 2012 1:31 PM
I love a little bacon with my green beans
Mar 8, 2012 12:39 PM
Sounds like a vegetable my husband might actually eat! TY
Mar 8, 2012 11:16 AM
nice to serve string beans differently
Mar 8, 2012 10:17 AM
Different. Sounds very good. Thanks for sharing
Mar 8, 2012 10:03 AM
No nuts for us but if we could we would. This sounds good.
by HEATHER (OHIO)
Mar 8, 2012 9:30 AM
this reminds me of the green beans my grandmother used to make when i was a kid
Mar 8, 2012 8:51 AM
going to use this for my Palm Sunday family dinner ! YUM
Mar 8, 2012 8:47 AM
aLmondine? because of the aLmonds? thanks.
Mar 8, 2012 8:41 AM
finally something without mayo or cream of mushroom soup! LOL! Thanks.
Mar 8, 2012 8:31 AM
I have prepared this for years! You can add or subtract suiting your families likes and dislikes.<br>Thanks
Mar 8, 2012 8:00 AM
I would have to leave out the onions due to an allergy but it does sound yummy.
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