Monday, November 22, 2010

Monday's Menu

You guys are not even ready for the recipe I am about to give you. Everyone goes nuts when I make this green bean casserole. I saw it made a few years ago on food network and it is the And since Thanksgiving is just days away I wanted to share it with you so you can have the dish at your Thanksgiving feast!

Green Bean Casserole
  • serves 6-8
  • 2 cans of green beans
  • 4 tb butter
  • 2 tb finely chopped onions
  • 2 tb finely chopped mushrooms
  • 2 tb all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 1 1/2 cups of corn flakes
  • shredded mozzarella cheese
Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
Place green beans in a casserole dish and set aside.
Saute onions in 2 tb butter until translucent.
Stir in mushrooms, season with salt and pepper and saute 3-5 mins.
Add in flour and stir for another minute or so to cook out the raw flour taste.
Whisk in sour cream.
Simmer for a couple of minutes to bring tastes together.
Melt remaining 2 tb butter in a small pan.
Crush cereal in a plastic bag and pour in pan with butter, toss to coat.
Pour mushroom mixture over green beans.
Top with shredded cheese.
Sprinkle buttered cereal.

Bake for about 20 mins, or until light golden brown and bubbly

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  1. That is our all time favorite dish every Thanksgiving! Oh I'm so having food envy right this moment!

  2. are you ready to be embarrassed for me? i've never had green bean casserole before.

    i will definitely try this and report back. and i'm especially trying it because you used "", which is something i say about 9 times a day.

  3. that dish looks insane Jessica!!! i can totally see why it would be a big hit. i've never had bean casserole before either! super cute blog by the way!!

  4. Ohh you've got me really excited for thanksgiving now :). lmao @ the I find humor in that.

    Anyway, I kind of just stumbled upon your blog. It's so cute, as is your little puppy (aww). I notice d you attend school in texas, oh I'm so jealous. I'm here in pennsylvania and it's freezzinggg.

    Anyway, following you now.

  5. Yummy!!!!! I love green bean casserole!
    I'm having it tomorrow for Thanksgiving :)

    Oh, and you're so right! Preston the puggle is ADORABLE

  6. YUM! I love the green bean casserole!