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How To Cook Fresh Green Beans With Bacon

Cook TIME: 10 min  Cook time: 15 min 
Ready in: 25 min        Yields: Feeds 4-6.

What You Need:Image result for fresh green beans with bacon

* 2 Tbsp butter.
*2 clove garlic, fine minced.
* 1/2 onion, minced.
* 5 bacon strips, diced.
* 1 lb fresh green beans, trimmed and cut, frozen can be sub if needed.
* 2 tsp lemon juice.
* salt and pepper, to taste.
* you can add nuts like, pecans or almond if you like.

How You Do It:

1. if not alreadydon, and trim the ends off green beans, and cut in half
2. in a skillet over medium high heat, melt butter, onion, garlic and add the bacon. fry bacon until crispy.
3. place beans in a pot and cover with salt water. bring to a boil. cook, for 5-8 minutes or until crisp-tender; drain well
4. add beans, and lemon to pan with onion, season with salt and pepper, you can add nuts at this time if sing.
5. cook for 2-3 minutes or until heated though and tender, to mix, and sever.