The combination of tender, sweet green beans and the tartness of chèvre makes this side dish a nice complement to most main dishes. And it adds color to the plate.

Sara Foster
Recipe by MyRecipes November 2005

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Credit: James Baigrie

Recipe Summary

prep:
25 mins
cook:
10 mins
total:
35 mins
Yield:
Makes 6 to 8 servings
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Cook green beans in boiling salted water 5 minutes or until crisp-tender; drain. Plunge into ice water to stop cooking process; drain.

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  • Melt butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat; add olive oil. Sauté green beans and garlic 5 minutes. Add sea salt and pepper. Sprinkle chèvre and chives on top, and serve warm.

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