Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Maple Glazed Green Beans


3 cups cut fresh green beans
1 large onion, chopped
4 bacon strips, cut into 1-inch pieces
1/2 cup dried cranberries
1/4 cup maple syrup
1 Tbsp. bourbon, optional
1/4 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. pepper


Place beans in a steamer basket; place in a large saucepan over 1 in. of water. Bring to a boil; cover and steam for 4-5 minutes or until crisp-tender.

Meanwhile, in a large skillet, cook onion and bacon over medium heat until bacon is crisp; drain. Add the beans, cranberries, syrup, bourbon if desired, salt and pepper; heat through.

*This recipe is from the June/July 2011 edition of Simple & Delicious.*


Nancy said...

You have a great blog!

Fresh Garden said...

Wonderful! Awesome!

rsctt603 said...

sounds delicious!