Garlic Parmesan Green Beans

Garlic Parmesan Green Beans

  • Author: Amy @ The Blond Cook
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 8 minutes
  • Total Time: 13 minutes
  • Yield: 4 servings


  • 1 pound fresh green beans, rinsed and trimmed
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons freshly minced garlic
  • 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt (more or less, to taste)
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly cracked black pepper (more or less, to taste)
  • 1/3 cup shredded Parmesan Cheese


  1. Place green beans in a large bowl.  Drizzle with olive oil and add garlic, crushed red pepper flakes, lemon juice, salt and pepper.  Toss well to coat evenly.
  2. Sauté in a large skillet over medium high heat for 7-8 minutes (stirring frequently), or until desired tenderness is met.  Add more olive oil if necessary.
  3. Sprinkle with shredded Parmesan cheese.

  • Category: Side Dishes
  • Method: Saute
  • Cuisine: American

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