Fresh Green Beans (a.k.a Tom Cruise Green Beans)

9 Ratings
Recipe courtesy ofTrisha Yearwood

Total: 15 min Prep: 5 min Cook: 10 min

Yield: 4 servings

Level: Easy



  • 2 pounds fresh green beans, tips removed
  • 4 tablespoons butter, melted
  • Salt


  • Wash and drain the beans. Put 1 cup water in a medium saucepan. Add the beans and cook until tender but still very crisp, about 6 minutes. Drain the beans and add the butter, tossing to coat as it melts. Season with salt.

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9 Ratings

Nothing special about this recipe but it tastes SO good and is SO easy. Sometimes when you're searching for a recipe it's good to go back to the basics. See All Reviews Post Review

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