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Green Beans & Potatoes in Chunky TomatoSauce

Posted by on Jan. 1, 2013 at 8:49 AM
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Green Beans & Potatoes in Chunky Tomato Sauce
...instead of Green Bean Casserole

          

Ingredients
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 1/2 cups diced red potato
  • 1/2 cup chopped celery
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/4 pounds green beans, trimmed
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1/3 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 3/4 pound plum tomatoes, peeled and coarsely chopped
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground red pepper
Preparation
  1. Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
  2. Add garlic to pan; sauté 30 seconds, stirring constantly.
  3. Add potato, celery, salt, and beans; sauté 1 minute.
  4. Add 1/4 cup water; cover and cook 5 minutes or until beans are crisp-tender.
  5. Add cilantro and tomatoes. Cover, reduce heat, and cook 4 minutes or until tomatoes begin to soften, stirring occasionally.
  6. Stir in peppers.
Recipe & image via MyRecipes/Cooking Light
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Replies (1-7):
SarahSuzyQ
by on Jan. 1, 2013 at 8:59 AM
This sounds great, minus the cilantro which I absolutely can't stand.
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mom2jessnky
by on Jan. 1, 2013 at 9:16 AM

Yum!

EbonySnow
by on Jan. 1, 2013 at 9:44 AM

 no

Stevensmomma
by on Jan. 1, 2013 at 10:45 AM

Looks yummy I might have to try that one thnks!

Gabbysmom615
by Kira on Jan. 1, 2013 at 10:47 AM

 no thank you

momofsixangels
by on Jan. 1, 2013 at 11:52 AM

I would pass

ashleymosq
by on Jan. 1, 2013 at 12:02 PM

I am hungry and that looks and sounds soooo good.

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