Crunchy Green Bean & Red Pepper Casserole

Crunchy Green Bean & Red Pepper Casserole

Green beans and sweet red bell pepper add holiday color and flavor to any family meal.

25 min.prep time 60 min.total time
8 servings
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Ingredients

2 slices white bread
1 tablespoon Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
1/2 cup sliced almonds
1 large (1 cup) onion, chopped
1 medium (1 cup) red bell pepper, chopped
2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
2 (12-ounce) packages frozen cut green beans, thawed

Directions

Heat oven to 350°F. Lightly butter 2-quart casserole or baking dish; set aside.

Butter both sides of bread slices with softened butter. Cut bread into small pieces; place into food processor bowl fitted with metal blade. Process until fine crumbs form. Combine bread crumbs and almonds in medium bowl; mix well. Set aside.

Melt 1/4 cup butter in 12-inch skillet over medium heat. Continue cooking 3-4 minutes until golden brown. Add onion and bell pepper; continue cooking 2-3 minutes until vegetables are slightly softened. Stir in flour, salt and pepper; continue cooking, stirring constantly, 1 minute. Stir in half & half and Parmesan cheese. Continue cooking 1 minute. Stir in green beans. Pour into prepared casserole dish; sprinkle with breadcrumb mixture.

Bake 30-40 minutes or until bubbly and topping is golden brown.

Recipe Tip

You can assemble casserole up to 2 hours ahead. Add the topping just before baking.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 250

Fat: 18g

Cholesterol: 45mg

Sodium: 630mg

Carbohydrates: 17g

Dietary Fiber: 4g

Protein: 7g

Recipe #15037©2012Land O'Lakes, Inc.

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