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Old 06-06-2011, 01:08 AM   #151
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Awesome. I was wondering if they turned out crispy when deep-fried!
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Old 06-06-2011, 11:12 AM   #152
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Seems to me that deep fried is the best way because they don't shrivel up. I used half a bag of frozen green beans and that gave me a plate full. I was extremely full and think 1/4 of a bag would have been enough. Also, in deep frying, some turned dark and some stayed green but all were crispy. I may make more tonight and if I do I will take pictures.
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Old 06-06-2011, 07:03 PM   #153
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I used frozen baby green beans, the brand was "Fresh Pick"

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Old 06-06-2011, 07:35 PM   #154
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Wow, and they were crunchy, like french fries?
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Yep and I think they tasted a little like fries too. That batch was about 1/4 of a bag and I was nice and full with only the beans and the small hamburger.
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Old 06-07-2011, 03:28 PM   #156
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I love these but my husband doesn't. I cook mine until they get really brown. I love them with hamburgers. They taste a little like a fry. Let me put it this way. I don't miss the fries with all those carbs. I'll take these anyday.
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Old 06-07-2011, 04:51 PM   #157
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I had them again tonight with hot wings. The more I eat them the more I like them. I think I will fill my freezer up with green beans.
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Old 06-08-2011, 03:34 AM   #158
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Just tried this baked green bean idea and love it. Even my daughter who is very slim loves it. Even the dog loves it!
I used frenched green beans as they are quite thin. It took longer than expected.... closer to 2 hours but the results were worth it.
I now keep a baggie of these treats in my purse at work for times when I need to snack. Especially great when I'm doing shakes because I need something to chew LOL
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Old 07-11-2013, 10:34 AM   #159
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Would these be OK in Atkins induction? Sounds wonderful, but I don't want to mess this up!!
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great idea! Can't wait to try this!
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Old 07-11-2013, 09:07 PM   #161
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YUMMY!!

After reading several threads on these oven roasted green beans, I'm glad I took a hint from someone else (sorry - can't remember who!) and only cooked a small amount of green beans. OH. MY. GOSH!!! The best thing I have put in my mouth since chocolate!!! I think these are WAY BETTER than french fries - even McDonald's!!

I didn't tell DH what I was making, but then took some outside and offered them to him. He liked them too!!

I used Weber's Steak n Chop seasoning - very good!!

If you have to have an addiction, I guess this is a good one to have!!
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I just got finished making some too. They are delicious. I cooked mine for an hour on 275 and they didn't get crispy, but still soft. I loved them. I did use too much oil and salt but not bad for a first try.

Also, tried White Cheddar popcorn seasoning salt on them and they were even better. I wouldn't cook them with salt if using the popcorn seasoning though. YUMMO!
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I have Chinese long beans growing.... They are red, and will be up to 18" long when ripe.... That could be cool!
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Old 08-18-2013, 01:47 PM   #166
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I am going to make some of these
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Old 08-27-2013, 01:29 PM   #167
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Do fresh green beans work well for this?
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Do fresh green beans work well for this?
Yes, that is what I use.
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Old 08-28-2013, 07:42 AM   #169
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I made them with fresh green beans last night, and they were really good! Love the crunch and the unique taste. They really don't taste like regular green beans - more like french fries! I seasoned them with garlic salt, onion powder, and some other spicier stuff that I have. They were yummy!!!
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