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Green Beans with Lime and Chilies

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Ingredients
  Fresh green beans 1 1⁄2 Pound, cut in 2" lengths
  Butter stick 1⁄2
  Fresh lime juice 3 Tablespoon
  Chopped cilantro 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Serrano chilies 2 , minced
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
Directions

Bring water in a saucepan to a boil.
Add the beans and cook until crisp-tender.
Cool immediately in ice water.
Drain.
To serve, melt the butter in a skillet.
Add the beans and remaining ingredients and heat thoroughly.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Boiled
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Bean
Interest: 
Everyday, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 166 Calories from Fat 102

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 12 g17.8%

Saturated Fat 3.8 g19%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 12.4 mg4.1%

Sodium 115.2 mg4.8%

Total Carbohydrates 14 g4.5%

Dietary Fiber 6.2 g25%

Sugars 2.8 g

Protein 3 g6.9%

Vitamin A 14.5% Vitamin C 12.2%

Calcium 0.7% Iron 0.51%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Green Beans With Lime And Chilies Recipe