Sweet and Savory Green Beans Recipe

Sweet and Savory Green Beans

Sweet and Savory Green Beans Recipe

Indulge in the exquisite blend of flavors with these green beans, bacon, and diced prunes. Their sweet and savory flavors make for an oh-so-delightful taste—the results? The perfect accompaniment for every meal and gathering.

Prep Time 5 Minutes
Cook Time 15 Minutes

Calories per seving 132

Fat 3.5g

Cholesterol 10mg

Sodium 312mg

Carbohydrates 21g

Fiber 5.5g

Sugar 6g

Protein 6g


  • 4 strips bacon
  • 1 large shallot, thinly sliced
  • 1 lb fresh green beans, ends trimmed
  • 1/2 tsp each: salt and dried marjoram
  • 1/3 cup dry sherry
  • 1/2 cup Sunsweet® Amaz!n™ Diced Prunes
  • freshly ground pepper to taste


Cook bacon in a large skillet until crisp; remove and drain on paper towels. Drain all but 1 Tbsp of bacon grease. Add shallots and cook for 5 minutes over medium heat to soften. Add green beans and seasonings; cook and stir for 5 minutes more or until green beans are crisp-tender. Add Amaz!ns™, sherry, and cook until excess liquid has cooked off. Season to taste with pepper and crumble bacon over top.