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Green Beans with Bacon Dressing

Green Beans with Bacon Dressing

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Donna

This recipe is always a great hit. It's my teenage son's favorite.

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  • Calories:
  • 150 kcal
  • 7%
  • Fat:
  • 10.7 g
  • 16%
  • Carbs:
  • 8.4g
  • 3%
  • Protein:
  • 4.9 g
  • 10%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 67 mg
  • 22%
  • Sodium:
  • 563 mg
  • 23%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

Directions

  1. Place bacon in a large, deep skillet. Cook over medium high heat until evenly brown. Drain, reserving drippings, crumble and set aside.
  2. In a medium bowl beat together the eggs, vinegar, water, sugar and salt. Cook in the bacon drippings over low heat, stirring constantly.
  3. Heat green beans in a saucepan over medium heat. Drain and transfer to a serving dish. Pour hot dressing mixture over beans and sprinkle crumbled bacon on top.
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Reviews

JULIE LEVISON
11
7/24/2003

Fabulous. My family will never again let me serve a can of beans without this dressing!

BITOHONEY
11
11/8/2003

Make sure you really like vinegar before you make this! My Easter guests and I found this recipe acceptable, but too heavy on the vinegar. (Even my sister, who likes vinegar, found it a bit overpowering.) The bacon was a delicious touch. I doubt I'll make it again, but it was worth trying once.

Kristina
9
7/24/2003

After reading previous reviews I decided to try this with less vinegar. I cut it back to less than a 1/4 cup and the dish still tasted a little too vinegary. Hubby's not a green bean fan and while he did say the the vinegar was a little too overwhelming he did wind up eating seconds. This was an easy dish to prepare and the overall taste was good. I'll try this again with even less vinegar.