Real Southern Style Green Beans
30 mins (prep 10, cooking 20)
7 ingredients
6-8 servings
My mother never just "opened a can" to make anything! She doctored everything to make it her own. These green beans are easy and even my husband eats them! Sometimes I add cut potatoes or turnips and let them simmer until soft.

Categories:  side-dish , north-american , low-sat.-fat , low-in... , low-sodium , time-to-make , low-protein , low-cholesterol , low-calorie , <-30-mins , american , healthy , southern-u.s. , vegetable , healthy-2 ,
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Serving Size (86.88 g)
Servings 6
Amount per Serving
Calories 58.73 Calories from Fat 1.17
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.13g 1.2%
Saturated Fat 0.03g 0.9%
Trans Fat 0.0g %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 8.21mg 2.05%
Total Carbohydrate 14.61g 29.23%
Dietary Fiber 1.69 g 40.47%
Sugars 10.99 g %
Protein 0.96g 11.54%
Vitamin A 268.38IU% Vitamin C 0.23mg%
Calcium 37.87mg% Iron 0.59mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
slices bacon, prepared mustard