Pistachio Sprinkled Green Beans

Pistachio Sprinkled Green Beans

These green beans are topped with pistachio nuts for a delicious final touch!

15 min.prep time 25 min.total time
8 servings
3 Ratings

Ingredients

1 1/2 pounds fresh green beans, trimmed*
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1/4 cup (2 ounces) coarsely chopped salted pistachio nuts

Directions

Place green beans in 3-quart saucepan; add enough water to cover. Cook over medium-high heat until water comes to a full boil. Reduce heat to medium. Cook 10-15 minutes or until green beans are crisply tender . Drain.

Return beans to pan; add 2 tablespoons butter with canola oil and pepper. Continue cooking, stirring occasionally, 1 minute or until melted. Sprinkle with pistachio nuts; top with remaining butter with canola oil.

*Substitute 3 (10-ounce) packages frozen green beans. Cook according to package directions.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 80

Fat: 5g

Cholesterol: 0mg

Sodium: 45mg

Carbohydrates: 8g

Dietary Fiber: 3g

Protein: 2g

Recipe #7398©1995Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

A simple, delicious twist on the 'green bean side dish.' The pistachios add a savory crunch to the dish, as well as a tremendous taste combo with the beans. I would have never paired the two. The second timeI prepared them, I sprinkled a bit of sweet paprika over the beans and it added another flavor layer that worked well!
I served this at Thanksgiving and everyone loved the twist of the nuts.
Wonderfully simple and tasty. Much healthier than green bean casserole. Buy Pistachios already shelled.

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