Lemon Nutty Bacon Green Beans
Another delicious recipe from my friend, Dawn.
Recipe type: Side Dish, Vegetable
  • 2 lbs fresh green beans
  • ¼ cup slivered or sliced almonds
  • 6 slices bacon, crispy
  • 1 Tbs grated lemon zest
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ¼ tsp pepper
  1. Bring a large pot of water to a boil over high heat.
  2. Add green beans and boil just until tender, about 5-7 minutes
  3. Drain, set aside.
  4. In a large skillet, cook almonds over medium heat until toasted, 1-2 minutes, remove and set aside.
  5. In the same skillet, cook bacon until crisp, about 6 minutes.
  6. Transfer bacon to a paper towel when cooked to desired crispiness. Crumble.
  7. Reduce heat to low. Add green beans to drippings in skillet.
  8. Cook, stirring until heated through.
  9. Remove from heat, stir in lemon zest, lemon juice, salt and pepper.
  10. Serve sprinkled with almonds and bacon.
Recipe from my friend Dawn.
Recipe by Great Grub, Delicious Treats at https://www.greatgrubdelicioustreats.com/lemon-nutty-bacon-green-beans/