Sauteed Green Beans Recipe
Active Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Ease of Preparation: Easy
- Kosher salt
- 1 pound green beans, cleaned
- 2 tablespoon unsalted butter
- 2 cloves garlic, thinly sliced
- 1 shallot, thinly sliced
- 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
- Zest of 1 lemon
In a pot of boiling, salted water, blanch the green beans until crisp-tender, 1 to 2 minutes. Remove and plunge into a bowl of cold water to stop the cooking and set the color.
In a large saute pan, melt the butter. Add the garlic and shallot and saute, stirring frequently, until translucent, 3 to 4 minutes. Add the green beans and saute until heated through. Finish with the parsley and lemon zest. Season with salt. Serve immediately.
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