Dad’s Southern Green Beans

Ingredients

  • 1 lb fresh green beans, trimmed
  • 1/4 cup chopped onion
  • 1/4 cup cooked ham, or bacon chopped
  • 1/4 cup butter or margarine
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper

Directions

  • In a pot cook your bacon or ham about half way just before it turns crispy.
  • Combine all other ingredients in saucepan.
  • Bring to a boil.
  • Cover and reduce heat to a simmer.
  • Cook 15 minutes for canned green beans, and 30-45minutes for fresh green beans.


Bookmark and Share