Heavenly Green Beans and Garlic

Basic does not have to be boring- especially when it comes to vegetables.

Here, simple, fresh green beans totally pop off the plate with flavor and become the center of attention rather than a ho-hum side dish with this easy recipe.

Heavenly Green Beans and Garlic

  • Prep Time: 5 Minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 Minutes
  • Total Time: 15 Minutes

Servings: 4 Serving 



  1. Place green beans in a pot with a lid and add 1" of water to the bottom.

  2. Sprinkle seasoning over the top of the beans, trying to keep most of the seasoning on the beans and out of the water.

  3. Place the covered pot on the stove over high heat. Bring water to a boil and let the beans steam for 5-7 minutes, until bright green and crisp tender. Be careful not to over cook.

  4. Carefully drain all the water out of the pot.

  5. Drizzle with Roasted Garlic Oil and a pinch of salt and pepper (or Dash of Desperation Seasoning for more pop!) Sprinkle with cheese and serve hot.

    Serving Size is 1 C cooked, seasoned green beans. This recipe serves approximately 4.

Nutrition Facts

Optavia Counts Per Serving

0 -  Lean

0 - Leaner

0 - Leanest

2 - Green

1 - Condiments

.75 - Healthy Fat

Weight Watchers Points
Per Serving

1 Weight Watchers Points

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Nutritional Data Information:

This website is written and produced for informational purposes only. I am not a certified nutritionist and the nutritional data on this site has not been evaluated or approved by a nutritionist or the Food and Drug Administration. Nutritional information is offered as a courtesy and should not be construed as a guaran- tee. The data is calculated through an online nutritional calculator, Very Well Fit. Although I do my best to provide accurate nutritional information, these figures should be considered estimates only. Varying factors such as product types or brands purchased, natural fluctuations in fresh produce, and the way ingredients are processed change the effective nutritional information in any given recipe. Furthermore, different online calculators provide different results depending on their own nutrition fact sources and algorithms. To obtain the most accurate nutritional information in a given recipe, you should calculate the nutritional information with the actual ingredients used in your recipe, using your preferred nutrition calculator.