Green Bean Almondine with Pomegranate and Clementines (1 of 1)-2

Green Bean Almondine w/ Pomegranate & Clementines

Crisp, spring fresh green beans are lightly sauteed in organic ghee and sprinkled with a heavy helping of crunchy almonds, tart pomegranate arils, and sweet mandarin oranges.
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 4
Author Amber Forbes, Slim Pickin's Kitchen



  • Add a steamer basket to a large saucepan filled with water to just below the steamer. Bring water to a boil, add green beans, then steam until desired tenderness. About 5 minutes. NOTE: To skip this step, use steam in the bag green beans and cook via package directions.
  • Add ghee or coconut oil to a large saute pan and heat over medium-high heat.
  • Carefully add the steamed beans to the hot oil and saute for 1-2 minutes or until they start to brown.
  • Lower the heat to medium, toss in the garlic and saute for another minute. Stir in salt & pepper and clementine zest then squeeze in the juice of half a clementine. Toss to coat.
  • Remove from heat and transfer to your serving dish.
  • Top sauteed green beans with pomegranate, clementine segments, and chopped almonds and serve immediately.
  • Enjoy!