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Penne with Green Beans and Cherry Tomatoes

Penne with Green Beans and Cherry Tomatoes 1 (16-oz.) package whole wheat penne pasta 8 oz green beans, cut into 1 1/2-inch pieces 1 pt. small tomatoes tomatoes, halved 3/4 cup Lemon-Shallot Vinaigrette (below) 1/4 cup chopped…

Vegetarian Paella with Red Peppers and Chickpeas

Vegetarian Paella with Red Peppers and Chickpeas 1 cup short-grain brown rice (See Recipe Note) Hefty pinch saffron (about 8 strands) 6 cups vegetable broth 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 large yellow onion, diced 4 garlic cloves,…

Green Bean, Ham and Cheese Frittata

Green Bean, Ham and Cheese Frittata 2 teaspoons olive oil 1 pound green beans, trimmed and cut into 1-inch pieces 1/2 pound thinly sliced deli ham, cut into thin strips 2 bunches (12 to 16) thin scallions, cut into 1-inch pieces …

Fresh Vegetable Dip

Fresh Vegetable Dip 1-1/2 cups (12 ounces) sour cream 3/4 cup mayonnaise 1 tablespoon dried minced onion 1 teaspoon garlic salt 1 teaspoon dill weed 1 teaspoon dried parsley flakes Dash Worcestershire sauce Fresh vegetables In…

Fresh Green Beans with Red Bell Peppers and Onions

Fresh Green Beans with Red Bell Peppers and Onions 1 lb. green beans 1 cup chopped onion 2 cloves garlic 1/2 cup chopped red bell pepper 2 tablespoons bacon grease (can substitute 1 T butter and 1 T olive oil) 1 cup chicken…

Mediterranean Marinated Green Beans with Olives, Tomatoes and Feta

Mediterranean Marinated Green Beans with Olives, Tomatoes and Feta 2 pounds fresh green beans, trimmed 1/4 cup olive oil 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 cup kalamata olives, pitted and sliced 2 tomatoes, seeded and chopped 2 tablespoons…

String Beans with Chard Stems and Basil

String Beans with Chard Stems and Basil 3 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1 cup thinly sliced Swiss chard stems (from about 1 large bunch) Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper 16 oz. green beans, trimmed, half halved lengthwise…

Green Beans with Butter, Herbs and Chives

Green Beans with Butter, Herbs and Chives 1 pound thin green beans, trimmed 1/4 cup red onion, chopped fine 3 Tbsp. butter 2 Tbsp. parsley, chopped fine 2 Tbsp. fresh thyme leaves 2 Tbsp. tarragon or basil, chopped fine …

Pan Sauteed Fresh Green Beans

Pan Sautéed Fresh Green Beans 1 pound Green Beans 2 Tablespoons Bacon Grease (can Substitute 1 Tablespoon Butter and 1 Tablespoon Olive Oil) 2 cloves Garlic 1 cup Chopped Onion 1 cup Chicken Broth 1/2 cup Chopped Red Bell…

Quinoa with Grilled Summer Squash and Green Beans

Quinoa with Grilled Summer Squash and Green Beans 1 cup uncooked quinoa 2 cups water Pinch of salt 2 large yellow squash, sliced 1 1/2 cups green beans, ends snapped off 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 cloves…

Green Beans with Cherry Tomatoes, Olives and Eggs

Green Beans with Cherry Tomatoes, Olives and Eggs 1 pound green beans, trimmed 1/2 cup cherry tomatoes, halved 1/2 cup Kalamata olives, pitted and halved 2 teaspoons extra-virgin olive oil 2 hard-cooked eggs, chopped Coarse salt…

Oven Baked Parmesan Green Beans

Oven Baked Parmesan Green Beans 1 pound fresh green beans, washed and trimmed 3 tablespoons olive oil ½ cup grated Parmesan cheese 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1 teaspoon freshly ground pepper ½ teaspoon paprika Preheat the oven…