"Red meat is not bad for you. Now blue-green meat, that's bad for you!"--Tommy Smothers

Green Bean Salad with Cilantro and Soy Glazed Almonds Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Green Bean Salad with Cilantro and Soy Glazed Almonds, by , is from The Fussell Family & Friends Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Barbara Uzelac
Added: Tuesday, January 9, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
cup whole almonds
4 tsps low-sodium soy sauce
1 lb fresh green beans, trimmed, cut into 1-inch pieces
2 tbls rice vinegar
1 tbl vegetable oil
1 large garlic clove, pressed
1 tsp minced peeled fresh ginger
2 tbls thinly sliced green onions
1/3 cup fresh cilantro leaves

Bon Appetit June 1996
epicurious.com

Directions:
Directions:
Place almonds in small nonstick skillet. Stir over medium heat until almonds are lightly toasted, about 5 minutes. Increase heat to medium high. Add 3 tsps soy sauce and stir until soy sauce evaporates and coats almonds, about 1 minute. Transfer to plate and cool. Chop almonds. Cook beans in large pot of boiling salted water until just tender, about 5 minutes. Drain. Rinse beans under cold water. Drain well. (Almonds and beans can be prepared 6 hours ahead. Cover almonds and store at room temperature. Cover and refrigerate beans; bring to room temperature before continuing.)

Whisk vinegar, oil, garlic, ginger and remaining 1 tsp soy sauce in large bowl to blend. Add beans and toss to coat. Sprink;e green onions, cilantro and almonds over salad and serve.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
4
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
30-45 mins
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Very refreshing side salad and a nice change from the usual green salads.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

514W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!