Citrus Green Beans

Citrus Green Beans

Serves 8 to 10

This side dish is equally good when served warm or at room temperature. It's the perfect accompaniment for grilled meats in the summer and roasted meats in the fall.

Ingredients: 
  • 2 pounds green beans, trimmed
  • 2 tablespoons walnut oil
  • 3 tablespoons canola or safflower oil
  • 1 lemon, Juice of
  • 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest
  • Sea salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
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Method: 

In a large saucepan of boiling salted water, cook green beans until just tender, 5 to 8 minutes. While they are cooking, whisk together both oils, lemon juice and zest. Drain beans and toss with dressing while still hot. Season with salt and pepper.

Nutritional Info: 
Per Serving:100 calories (70 from fat), 8g total fat, 0.5g saturated fat, 0mg cholesterol, 130mg sodium, 6g carbohydrate (4g dietary fiber, 3g sugar), 1g protein
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