Green Beans Amandine

Green beans amandine is a classic, healthy and refreshing side dish with earthy flavors. The simple preparation makes it a versatile side to accompany any meal, from a Sunday dinner to an elaborate holiday menu.

Serves: 10

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Note, these instructions are written assuming the standard serving size, since you have modified the number of servings, these steps may need to be modified for best results
  1. Fill a large pot with about 5 quarts of water and bring to boil.
  2. Add the green beans and cook until tender, about 5 minutes.
  3. Drain and rinse with cold water to stop the cooking process.
  4. Line a baking sheet with paper towels and spread the beans to dry.
  5. In a large frying pan of sauté skillet, melt the ghee over medium heat. Add the olive oil.
  6. Add the shallots and sauté until translucent, about 4 minutes.
  7. Increase the heat to medium-high and add the beans and continue sautéing until heated through.
  8. Season with salt and peppers and stir in the almonds.
  9. Transfer to a serving platter, sprinkle with the parsley, and serve.


Make Ahead: The beans can be boiled up to 1 day in advance. Cover in an airtight container and refrigerate until ready to use.

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Recipe Info

  • Difficulty
  • prep:20 minutes
  • cook:15 minutes
  • Show nutritional information
    This is our estimate based on online research.
    Fat:6 g
    Carbohydrates:4 g
    Protein:2 g
    Calculated per serving.

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