Fancy Green Beans

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Fancy Green Beans
  • 4Servings


  • 1 pound haricots verts (long, thin green beans), trimmed
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/2 cup slivered almonds
  • 1 small shallot, chopped


Blanch beans in boiling, salted water, 3 minutes; drain. In skillet, melt butter; add almonds and toast until golden. Add shallot and beans and warm through; season. Serves 4.