Roasted Green Beans and Bacon
Green beans are a classic side dish that are perfect for a simple weeknight dinner or a big holiday gathering.
But plain green beans are so boring!
Tonight, take your dinner side up a notch by adding some bacon to your green beans.
This easy recipe for roasted green beans combines the delicious snap of fresh green beans with the crispy crunch of cooked bacon.
Once you taste the two flavors together, you’ll never want to eat plain green beans again.
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
In a large bowl, add the green beans, olive oil, black pepper, salt, and garlic powder.
Toss to cover the green beans in oil and seasoning.
Spread the green beans evenly over a large baking sheet.
Place pieces of bacon on top of the green beans.
Place baking sheet in oven and roast for 30 minutes.
- 2 pounds fresh green beans ends removed
- 1 tablespoon olive oil
- 1 teaspoon black pepper
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon garlic powder
- 5 strips bacon chopped
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
- In a large bowl, add the green beans, olive oil, black pepper, salt, and garlic powder.
- Toss to cover the green beans in oil and seasoning.
- Spread the green beans evenly over a large baking sheet.
- Place pieces of bacon on top of the green beans.
- Place baking sheet in oven and roast for 30 minutes.
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 171Total Fat: 9gSaturated Fat: 2gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 6gCholesterol: 14mgSodium: 785mgCarbohydrates: 17gFiber: 6gSugar: 7gProtein: 9g
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