Filed Under: Dinner, Food, Less than 10 minutes, Recipes, Vegetables

Almond Butter Green Beans

This side dish boasts all the flavours of green bean almondine with very little effort.

September 25th, 2012

Recipe by LeeAnne Wright

Servings
Makes 6 servings
Prep Time
Prep to table time: 10 minutes
Ingredients
  • 1 1/2 lb trimmed green beans
  • 1-2 tbsp almond butter
  • 1 tbsp garlic butter
Directions
  1. Bring a pot of water to a boil. Boil beans for 4 minutes or until bright green. Drain water and return beans to pot.

  2. Toss beans with garlic and almond butters until coated. Season with salt and pepper and serve.

Nutrients Per Serving

85 calories, 4 g fat, 55 mg calcium, 31 mg sodium, 9 g carbohydrates, 4 g fibre, 3 g protein. High source of fibre; source of vita­­min C, calcium and iron.

Almond Butter Green Beans
Photography by Donna Griffith

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