Photo: Alison Miksch; Styling: Buffy Hargett Miller
Our update to this favorite Southern side will remind you of great Asian takeout. Don't be intimidated by red curry paste; it's a subtly spicy blend of fresh ginger, lemongrass, garlic, and chiles. Look for it at Walmart or online at amazon.com.
Makes 4 servings
1. Whisk together first 6 ingredients in a 6-qt. slow cooker. Add green beans, and cook on LOW 7 hours, stirring once after 3 1/2 hours.
2. Stir in lime juice. Serve over rice, and top with chopped peanuts and, if desired, fresh cilantro.