Green Beans and Almonds Recipe | PBS Food

Green Beans and Almonds


Prep time: 10 Minutes

Total time: 25 Minutes



  • coarse salt and ground pepper
  • 1 ¾ pounds green beans stem end trimmed
  • ½ cup sliced unblanched almonds
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil


  1. Preheat oven to 350°. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Add green beans; cook until bright green and tender, 6 to 8 minutes. Drain in a colander; rinse under cold water, and pat dry.
  2. Meanwhile, spread nuts in a single layer on a baking sheet; toast in oven until golden brown and fragrant, about 7 minutes. Transfer to a plate to cool.
  3. In a large bowl, toss green beans with oil; season with salt and pepper. Transfer to a serving dish. Garnish with toasted almonds.

Nutrition Info

Per serving: per serving: 113 calories; 9.5 grams fat; 3.4 grams protein; 5.8 grams carbohydrates; 3 grams fiber
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