Green Beans in Seasoned Tomato Sauce Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Green Beans in Seasoned Tomato Sauce Recipe
  • READY IN 50 mins

Green Beans in Seasoned Tomato Sauce

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"My husband and I used to visit a Lebanese restaurant in DC and loved their dish called 'Loubieh Bel Zeit.' When we moved away we craved this dish, so I tried to re-create it and came up with the following recipe. My husband LOVES it and wants me to make it all of the time now."

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Original recipe makes 8 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    35 mins
  • READY IN

    50 mins

Directions

  1. Heat olive oil in a skillet over high heat; cook and stir onion, garlic, and salt in the hot oil until onion is softened and browned, about 15 minutes.
  2. Mix tomatoes and green beans into onion mixture. Add sugar and cinnamon to mixture; bring to a boil, lower heat to medium-low, cover, and simmer until green beans are tender, 20 to 25 minutes.
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Footnotes

  • Cook's Note:
  • Time to prep may take longer if you buy beans that haven't been cleaned yet.
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Aug 28, 2014

I used canned green beans. I wasn't thrilled with the recipe to be honest.

 
Mar 14, 2013

I liked it, Mom ate it, and hubby said ehhh. I liked the cinnamon in the mix. Not often but I will make this again.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 72 kcal
  • 4%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 9.8 g
  • 3%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 3.6 g
  • 6%
  • Fiber
  • 2.7 g
  • 11%
  • Protein
  • 1.9 g
  • 4%
  • Sodium
  • 192 mg
  • 8%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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