Green Beans with Caramelized Shallots Recipe

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Green Beans with Caramelized Shallots
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  1. Cook haricots verts in boiling salted water until tender, about 4 minutes (or 6 minutes if using green beans). Drain. Transfer to bowl of ice water to cool. Drain well. DO AHEAD Can be made 1 day ahead. Wrap in several layers of paper towels. Seal in plastic bag and chill.
  2. Cut off and discard ends from shallots. Cut shallots lengthwise in half, then remove peel with paring knife. Melt butter with oil in heavy large skillet over medium-high heat. Add shallots and sauté 1 minute. Reduce heat to medium-low; sauté until shallots are browned and tender, about 20 minutes. Sprinkle with thyme. Season to taste with salt and pepper. DO AHEAD Can be made 2 hours ahead. Cover loosely with foil and let stand at room temperature.
  3. Add haricots verts to shallots in skillet and stir over medium-high heat until heated through, about 6 minutes. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Transfer to bowl and serve.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 282.33 Kcal (1182 kJ)
Calories from fat 237.46 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 26.38g 41%
Cholesterol 60.74mg 20%
Sodium 13.33mg 1%
Potassium 196.37mg 4%
Total Carbs 10.79g 4%
Sugars 5.67g 23%
Dietary Fiber 2.85g 11%
Protein 1.99g 4%
Vitamin C 4.6mg 8%
Vitamin A 0.3mg 9%
Iron 0.6mg 3%
Calcium 35.1mg 4%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 139.88 Kcal (586 kJ)
Calories from fat 117.65 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 13.07g 41%
Cholesterol 30.09mg 20%
Sodium 6.6mg 1%
Potassium 97.29mg 4%
Total Carbs 5.35g 4%
Sugars 2.81g 23%
Dietary Fiber 1.41g 11%
Protein 0.98g 4%
Vitamin C 2.3mg 8%
Vitamin A 0.1mg 9%
Iron 0.3mg 3%
Calcium 17.4mg 4%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Weightwatchers Points

  • 7.3
  • 8

Good Points

  • saturated fat free,
  • very low sodium

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