Roasted Green Beans - Staci

By | Jun 21st, 2012

EM:WLE - Roasted Green Beans Recipe

2 lb. green beans, washed and trimmed into bite size pieces
2 Tbsp. pine nuts or slivered almonds
1 1/2 Tbsp. olive oil
1 tsp. sea salt
Fresh black pepper

1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
2. Cover 2 baking sheets with foil or parchment.
3. Place green beans in a large bowl and toss with olive oil, salt and pepper.
4. Spread green beans out on baking sheets in single layer, do not crowd.
5. Roast in oven for 10 minutes
6. Remove from oven, sprinkle with pine nuts or slivered almonds, return to oven for another 5-7 minutes until just golden.

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Serves: 4
Calories per serving: 60-100
Calorie equivalent: 2-3 vegetable servings

Recipe courtesy of California Health & Longevity Institute

Here is another green bean recipe from The Chew
Daphne Oz's Green Beans with Almonds