Green Beans with Pearl Onions and Bacon

Pearl onions and bacon add a lot of flavor to this easy green bean side dish that's ready in 25 minutes.

  • prep time 25 min
  • total time 25 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 12

Ingredients

1
lb fresh green beans, trimmed
2
cups frozen pearl onions (from 1-lb bag)
5
slices bacon, chopped
1
tablespoon stone-ground mustard
1/2
teaspoon kosher (coarse) salt
1/4
teaspoon coarse ground black pepper
  • 1 In 3-quart saucepan, heat 4 cups water to boiling. Add beans. Reduce heat to medium. Cover; cook 4 minutes. Add onions. Cover; cook 6 to 8 minutes longer or until beans and onions is desired tenderness.
  • 2 Meanwhile, in 10-inch nonstick skillet, cook bacon over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until crisp. Remove from heat; stir in mustard, salt and pepper. Drain beans and onions; add to bacon mixture in skillet. Cook and stir until coated and hot. Serve immediately.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    40
    (
    Calories from Fat
    15),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    1 1/2g
    1 1/2%
    (Saturated Fat
    0g,
    0%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    0mg
    0%;
    Sodium
    180mg
    180%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    5g
    5%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
      Sugars
    2g
    2%
    ),
    Protein
    2g
    2%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    6%;
    Vitamin C
    6%;
    Calcium
    2%;
    Iron
    2%;
    Exchanges:
    0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 1 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1/2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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