Savory Garlic Butter Green Beans

Savory Garlic Butter Green Beans

If you’re looking for a quick and delicious side dish to elevate your dinner, these Savory Garlic Butter Green Beans are the perfect choice. They’re tender, flavorful, and incredibly easy to make.


  • 1 pound fresh green beans, trimmed
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • Salt and black pepper to taste
  • 1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice


  1. In a large skillet, melt the butter over medium heat.
  2. Add the minced garlic and sauté for about 1 minute until fragrant.
  3. Add the trimmed green beans to the skillet and sauté for 5-7 minutes, or until they become tender-crisp.
  4. Season the green beans with salt and black pepper to taste.
  5. Drizzle with freshly squeezed lemon juice and toss to combine.
  6. Continue to cook for an additional 2-3 minutes until the green beans are tender and infused with the garlic butter flavor.
  7. Transfer to a serving dish and garnish with lemon zest if desired.

Total time: 15 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

These Savory Garlic Butter Green Beans are the perfect side dish for any meal. They are bursting with flavor and will complement your main course beautifully. The combination of garlic, butter, and a hint of lemon creates a delightful taste that will have everyone asking for seconds.

Nutrition: Calories 85 | Total Fat 5g | Cholesterol 15mg | Sodium 120mg | Total Carbohydrate 9g | Dietary Fiber 4g | Sugars 2g | Protein 2g

Whether you’re serving these green beans for a weeknight dinner or a special occasion, they are sure to be a hit. Enjoy the deliciousness of these Savory Garlic Butter Green Beans!

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