How Long to Cook Fresh Green Beans
Green beans can be cooked on the stove or in the oven, and cooking times will vary for each method.
How Long to Cook Green Beans in the Oven
Bake green beans for 8 to 12 minutes in a 400-degree oven. The oven makes cooking green beans incredibly quick and easy.
How Long to Cook Green Beans on the Stove
It takes 3 to 5 minutes to cook green beans by boiling them in a pot on the stove. Just bring the water and beans to a boil, then reduce the heat to a light simmer until the beans are tender.
No matter how you choose to cook them, green beans are a delicious and healthy addition to any meal!