Speedy Rosemary Green Beans

These green beans have speedy in the name because they only take 8 minutes. They'll be on the table in no time!


Makes 4 to 6 servings

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 5 Minutes
Cook: 8 Minutes


1 (16-ounce) package frozen cut green beans (do not thaw)
2 tablespoons butter
2 tablespoons water
1 teaspoon chopped fresh or 1/2 teaspoon dried rosemary
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper


Stir together all ingredients in a 1-quart microwave-safe bowl. Microwave, covered with plastic wrap, at HIGH 8 minutes or until beans are crisp-tender, stirring after 4 minutes. Serve with a slotted spoon.