Green Beans with Almonds vs. Creamy Green Bean Casserole: Thanksgivukkah Recipes

Orange Zest Green Beans with Toasted Almonds

SpoonFed: Via EW

  • 1 pound green beans, trimmed
  • 1 teaspoon extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly grated orange zest
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • Freshly ground pepper, to taste
  • 1/4 cup sliced almonds, toasted (see Tip)

Toasted nuts and fresh orange zest adorn these versatile green beans. Toast the nuts while you steam the beans and you have a polished addition to any meal ready in 15 minutes flat. Double it: Steam the green beans in a Dutch oven instead of a saucepan. [...] read more

Creamy Green Bean Casserole

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This new rendition is extremely light, but has all the creamy, savory goodness of the high Fat and Calorie dish.

As an added bonus, it  really doesn’t take too long to prepare.  Using Panko Bread crumbs instead of the fried onions is delicious and helps keep this dish low in fat. [...] read more

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