Garlic Green Beans with Lemon & Olive Oil

Adding some lemon zest and a drizzle of olive oil is a quick but delicious way to dress up delicate French style roasted garlic seasoned green beans.

Serves

4
Prep Time
5 min.
Cook Time
5 min.

Adding some lemon zest and a drizzle of olive oil is a quick but delicious way to dress up delicate French style roasted garlic seasoned green beans.

Ingredients

2 cans (14.5oz.ea.) Del Monte® French-Style Green Beans with Roasted Garlic, not drained

1 Tbsp. grated lemon zest

1 Tbsp. olive oil

Salt and black pepper, optional

Directions
  1. Heat green beans in a medium saucepan over medium-high heat. Simmer gently 1 minute; drain.
  2. Gently stir in lemon zest. Season to taste with salt and pepper, if desired.
  3. Drizzle with olive oil before serving.


VARIATION: For Lemon Basil Garlic Gren Beans, prepare recipe as directed, except stir in 1 Tbsp. chopped fresh basil with lemon zest.

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