Using the Garden Veggies: 10 Delicious Green Been Recipes

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Today’s Using the Garden Veggies featured vegetable is one of my favorites: green beans! Unfortunately all four of my green bean plants died this year, so I’ve been relying on great sales this summer. 😉

Did you know… Green beans are an excellent source of vitamin K. They are a very good source of manganese, vitamin C, dietary fiber, folate, and vitamin B2.

Here are 10 yummy green bean recipes to wet your taste buds this summer!


Fresh Green Bean Recipes: Fresh Green Beans with Lemon & Nutmeg Dressing

Dill Pickle Green Beans

BBQ Flavor Crispy Green Bean Snacks

Balsamic Green Bean Salad

Country-Style Green Beans

Lemony Garlic Green Beans

Pickled Green Beans

Warm Green Bean & Potato Salad

Green Beans with Leeks & Feta

Green Bean Casserole (with French Fried Onions!)


This post is the first in a series of Using the Garden Veggies recipes that I’m going to be sharing with you over the coming weeks! Head on over here to see all the veggies that I’ve covered so far and make sure to stay tuned for many more ideas on how to put those garden veggies to good use this year!


  1. Diane says

    Another really easy and yummy way to fix fresh green beans:

    Steam them in the microwave for about 2-3 min. (still pretty crisp). Then stir fry with a little butter, onion powder, garlic powder, & sliced almonds for about 2 or 3 minutes. serve. YUMMMM!! :)

  2. Dawn says

    Thanks so much for this! I was going to purchase a bunch of green beans tomorrow at Sprouts with their sale….and freeze a bunch for fall. My bean recipe is always the same….snore…so thanks a bunch for some new ideas!!! :)

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