Fresh Green Beans
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4.34 from 3 votes

Fresh Green Beans

Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Servings: 8 -10


  • 1/4  prepared pesto
  • 1 small sweet onion sliced
  • 1 Tbsp. lemon zest
  • 2 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 tsp. ground pepper
  • 32 oz. Fresh French green beans
  • 2 shallots finely chopped
  • Bacon Bits optional


  • Preheat oven to 425 degrees. Line a rimmed baking sheet with foil.
  • In a medium frying pan, heat the pesto, saute the onion for 2-3 minutes. Add the green beans and cook for additional 3-4 minutes.
  • Add in the lemon zest, garlic powder, salt, and pepper, shallots, bacon bits (optional), and mix together.
  • Spread the green bean mixture on an even layer on the baking sheet. Bake for 15 minutes or until tender.