Green Beans with Tomatoes and Feta

Serve a colorful side of organic green beans and almonds topped with tomatoes and feta. Did we mention olive oil, garlic, onions and fresh Italian oregano? Mmm.

  • Prep Time 20 min
  • Total Time 20 min
  • Servings 8

Ingredients

2
boxes (7.4 oz each) Cascadian Farm® frozen organic French-cut green beans with toasted almonds
1
tablespoon olive oil
1
medium onion, sliced
2
cloves garlic, finely chopped
1
can (14.5 oz) Muir Glen™ organic diced tomatoes, undrained
1
teaspoon chopped fresh oregano leaves or 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano leaves
1/8
teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes, if desired
1/2
cup crumbled feta cheese (2 oz)
  • 1 Cook beans as directed on boxes, reserving almonds; drain.
  • 2 Meanwhile, in 10-inch skillet, heat oil over medium heat. Add onion and garlic; cook 3 to 4 minutes, stirring frequently, until onion is crisp-tender.
  • 3 Stir in tomatoes, oregano and pepper flakes. Heat to boiling. Reduce heat; simmer uncovered about 5 minutes, stirring occasionally, until thickened and most of liquid has evaporated.
  • 4 Spoon drained beans onto serving platter; top with tomato mixture. Sprinkle with cheese and reserved almonds.

Expert Tips

Classic Greek feta cheese is traditionally made from sheep's milk, but much of what we find in the market is made from cow's milk. Either type adds a characteristic tangy flavor to dishes.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
90
(
Calories from Fat
45),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
5g
5%
(Saturated Fat
1 1/2g,
1 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
270mg
270%;
Total Carbohydrate
8g
8%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
4g
4%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
6%;
Calcium
8%;
Iron
6%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 1 1/2 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.