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Simple Blanched Green Beans

Prep time 10 mins
Cook time 6 mins
Yield Makes 6 to 8 servings
Store these green beans in a zip-top plastic bag in refrigerator up to 2 days.

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 pounds fresh green beans, trimmed

How to Make It

  1. Cook fresh green beans, trimmed, in boiling salted water to cover 4 to 6 minutes or to desired degree of doneness; drain. Use immediately, or plunge into ice water to stop the cooking process; drain and pat dry. Store in a zip-top plastic bag in refrigerator up to 2 days.