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Overhead picture of 5 green bean bundles wrapped in bacon on a baking tray
Green Bean Bundles
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
15 mins
Total Time
25 mins
 

Green Bean Bundles wrapped in delicious bacon, and drizzled with a fantastic soy sauce, brown sugar and butter sauce, the perfect appetizer for your Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner. It's quick to make, but big on flavours, and a huge hit with everyone. If you like the classic green bean casserole, you will love these green bean parcels, they are absolutely amazing!

Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: International
Keyword: green bean recipes
Servings: 7 bundles
Calories: 117 kcal
Author: Daniela Apostol
Ingredients
  • 21 fresh green beans
  • 7 smoked streaky bacon rashes (bacon strips)
  • 1 tbsp melted salted butter
  • 2 tbsp soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp dark brown sugar
Instructions
  1. Trim the green beans and rinse them with cold water.

  2. Bring a pot of salted water to the boil, add the green beans and boil for 5 minutes or until just tender.

  3. Drain the water, rinse them again with cold water, and set aside.

  4. Arrange the bacon rashes on baking tray, and bake them in the preheated oven at 200 degrees Celsius (390 Fahrenheit) for 5 minutes.

  5. Wrap 3 green beans with a bacon rash, and carefully arrange the bundle on the baking tray.

  6. Repeat with the remaining greens and bacon.

  7. To make the sauce, mix the melted butter, soy sauce and sugar, and drizzle it all over the bundles.

  8. Bake for a further 15 minutes or until the bacon is nice and crispy.

Recipe Notes

You can add more green beans to your bundles and secure them with a toothpick if necessary.

 

Nutrition Facts
Green Bean Bundles
Amount Per Serving
Calories 117 Calories from Fat 90
% Daily Value*
Fat 10g15%
Saturated Fat 4g20%
Cholesterol 19mg6%
Sodium 448mg19%
Potassium 61mg2%
Carbohydrates 2g1%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 79IU2%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.