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Cajun Style Green Beans

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  Green beans 2 Pound, trimmed
  Diced salt pork 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), minced
  White wine vinegar 2 Tablespoon
  Dijon mustard 1 Tablespoon
  Sugar 1 Teaspoon
  Tabasco pepper sauce 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Chopped celery 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)

In medium saucepan in 1 inch boiling salted water, cook beans covered 10 minutes or until crisp-tender.
In small skillet over medium-high heat cook salt pork 2 to 3 minutes to render fat.
Reduce heat; add garlic and cook 1 minute.
Stir in vinegar, mustard, sugar and Tabasco® sauce.
Remove from heat; stir in celery leaves.
Toss with beans to coat.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 884 Calories from Fat 510

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 57 g87%

Saturated Fat 19.8 g99.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 57.6 mg19.2%

Sodium 1053.5 mg43.9%

Total Carbohydrates 74 g24.6%

Dietary Fiber 33.1 g132.6%

Sugars 18.4 g

Protein 22 g43.8%

Vitamin A 3.5% Vitamin C 4.6%

Calcium 2.7% Iron 3.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Cajun Style Green Beans Recipe