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Garlic and Thyme Green Beans

Total Time
25 mins

Sometimes the simplest of recipes are the most delicious. Plenty of garlic, some thyme, and really fresh green beans add up to more than the sum of their parts.

Garlic and Thyme Green Beans

Photo: Annabelle Breakey
 1 tablespoon olive oil
 1 1/2 pounds green beans, trimmed
 2 tablespoons minced garlic
 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
 2 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme leaves
 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
Step 1

Heat oil in a large frying pan over medium heat. Add green beans and cook, stirring occasionally, until starting to soften and brown, about 8 minutes. Add garlic and cook until fragrant, another 2 minutes. Remove from heat and add remaining ingredients, stirring well.

Step 2

Note: Nutritional analysis is per serving.

Nutrition Facts

Amount Per Serving
Calories 85Calories from Fat 38
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 3.6g6%

Saturated Fat 0.5g3%
Cholesterol 0.0mg0%
Sodium 155mg7%
Total Carbohydrate 13g5%

Dietary Fiber 2.9g12%
Protein 3.1g7%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.