Becel® Savoury Braised Green Beans

Becel® Savoury Braised Green Beans


"Fresh green beans are cooked until just crisp tender with garlic in a buttery tasting sauce. Try this recipe tonight using Becel® Buttery Taste, with irresistible flavor and 80% less saturated fat than butter."


20 m servings 72 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 72 kcal
  • 4%
  • Fat:
  • 3.2 g
  • 5%
  • Carbs:
  • 10.2g
  • 3%
  • Protein:
  • 2.6 g
  • 5%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium:
  • 82 mg
  • 3%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In 12-inch nonstick skillet, melt Becel(R) Buttery Taste margarine over medium-high heat and cook onion, stirring occasionally, 4 minutes or until tender. Add garlic and cook 30 seconds. Stir in green beans and cook, stirring occasionally, 1 minute.
  2. Add broth and lemon juice, then bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat to medium and simmer 6 minutes or until green beans are crisp-tender. Season, if desired, with salt and black pepper.
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  1. 16 Ratings


One of the better green bean recipes I've ever made. Used real dairy butter rather than "buttery taste margarine," shallots rather than onion, regular rather than fat-free reduced-sodium chicken...

Love this recipe. Used real butter and regular chicken broth.

Amazing!!! I made this with a steak and baked potatoes dinner and it was soooo yummy.. My new fav green beans recipe ! I followed all of the directions, however, I used fresh green beans from th...

These had a nice fresh bright flavor. I liked the garlic in this. It wasn't strong at all. I used unsalted butter, canned green beans, dried minced onion, chicken boullion granules, and lemon pe...

Easy and yummy.

I really enjoyed this recipe. I like green beans anyway, but it's nice to see how someone else prepares them. I used the whole young beans and real butter, but eliminated the lemon juice. As ...

This was fantastic! I am not a good cook. I can easily destroy a box of kraft dinner. But this was super easy to make and easy on the waist line. Not a fan of lemon juice so I chose not to us...

These green beans were okay as is. I ended up having to add 3 or 4 other items or flavorings. I would have thought onions, garlic, and broth would be enough. I might like this with broccoli. The...

Easy and tasty.