Green Beans with Allspice

    30 minutes

    These fragrant and delicate green beans are a great side to any meal. Allspice is what makes them rather special.

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    Serves: 4 

    • 1 tablespoon olive oil
    • 2 cloves garlic, crushed
    • 500g fresh green beans, trimmed
    • 1/2 cup (125ml) water
    • 2 teaspoons ground allspice
    • salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste

    Preparation:10min  ›  Cook:20min  ›  Ready in:30min 

    1. Heat oil in a saucepan over medium heat. Add garlic and cook until golden and soft, stirring frequently. Add beans and water, then bring to a boil. Stir in allspice, salt and pepper. Cover and simmer 15 minutes or until beans are tender.

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    Altered ingredient amounts. Allspice Green Beans  -  28 Feb 2010


    I never thought of adding allspice to fresh beans - it was really good  -  02 Sep 2008