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Harvest Cinnamon Beans

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  Fresh green beans/Two packages of 9-ounce each frozen cut green beans, thawed 1 1⁄2 Pound, cut into 1-inch pieces
  Water 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Onion 1 Small, coarsely chopped
  Instant chicken bouillon granules 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Ground cinnamon 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Tomato paste 2 Tablespoon
  Pepper 1 Dash

Thaw green beans, if frozen.
In a 2-quart casserole combine fresh or thawed green beans, water, onion, bouillon granules, and cinnamon.
Micro-cook, uncovered, on 100% power (HIGH) till beans are crisp-tender (15 to 20 minutes for fresh beans or 10 to 12 minutes for thawed beans), stirring 2 or 3 times during cooking.
Drain bean mixture, reserving 1 teaspoon of the liquid.
Combine the reserved liquid, tomato paste, and pepper.
Stir tomato paste mixture into bean mixture.
If desired, garnish with green onion fan.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 320 Calories from Fat 8

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0.89 g1.4%

Saturated Fat 0.09 g0.43%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 660.4 mg27.5%

Total Carbohydrates 67 g22.5%

Dietary Fiber 28 g112%

Sugars 18.5 g

Protein 15 g30.6%

Vitamin A 9.3% Vitamin C 26.2%

Calcium 5.2% Iron 7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Harvest Cinnamon Beans Recipe