21 Great Green Bean Recipes to Jazz up Mealtime ...

I love finding new green bean recipes because this is a vegetable that my entire family loves. From the plain old steamed version to the most gourmet creation I can find, they will eat green beans by the scoopful. Green beans are full of vitamins and minerals that are important for your health, but they are also easy to work with, versatile and super affordable. How many more reasons could you need to add green bean recipes to your menu this week? Seriously - check out these yummy ways to prepare them.

1. Southern Style Green Beans

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This is one if of the most popular green bean recipes you'll be able to find. The bacon perfectly complements the vegetable.

2. Crispy Baked Parmesan Green Beans

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Give your green beans a bit of extra crunch with some breadcrumbs and grated Parmesan cheese.

3. Green Bean Casserole

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This has got to be one of my favorite ways to serve green beans. It's not just for Thanksgiving!

4. Oven Roasted Green Beans

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Roasted green beans also taste yummy with Parmesan cheese sprinkled on them. Yum!

5. Buttery Garlic Green Beans

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Toss your green beans with some diced garlic for a great explosion of flavor in every bite.

6. Sauteed Green Beans

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Sauteeing green beans is an easy way to prepare them, but without sacrificing any of their great taste.

7. Spicy Green Beans

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If you need a little bit of spice in your life, try this recipe for just the bite you're craving.

8. Pickled Green Beans

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Your life will never be the same after trying a pickled green bean. So tasty!

9. Sauteed French Green Beans with Toasted Almonds

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Adding almonds to green beans is an easy way to give them flavor and texture. Not to mention all the presentation perks!

10. Lemon Green Beans

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A squeeze of fresh lemon juice is the perfect flavor pairing for green beans.


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I have made this several times in the past and it is wonderful. The dressing is just about the most delicious one I've ever tasted.

12. Mushroom Chicken with Green Beans

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Dinner in one dish is my kind of meal. And mushrooms and chicken make it perfect.

13. Italian Chicken, Green Bean, and Potato Supper

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Speaking of one dish meals, this combination is baked and super delicious.

14. Green Beans with Cranberry and Almonds

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This makes a great side dish for the holidays, but if you love it, have it anytime you want it.

15. Cheesy Green Beans

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If you've never thought to melt cheese on your green beans, now is the time to give it a try.

16. Roasted Carrots and Green Beans

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Talk about an easy and colorful side dish. It works well with steak, chicken, pork or fish.

17. Crispy Green Bean Chips

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If you love potato chips, you are going to love this crunchy green version.

18. Bacon Wrapped Green Beans

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The bacon gives the green beans a bit of a salty flavor and makes these little bites something you won't be able to get enough of.

19. Fresh Green Beans

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If you grew green beans in your garden this year, you know how absolutely delicious they taste just picked from the stalks.

20. Green Bean Fries

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This crispy version of potato fries is a yummy appetizer. Try them with ranch dressing or ketchup.

21. Balsamic Green Bean Salad

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Green beans are just as good cold as they are hot and this salad rounds out any of your favorite meals.

Do you eat a lot of green beans? I hope this list has given you some new and delicious ideas for preparing them. Which one are you going to try first?