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Green Bean and Pear Salad Recipe

Refreshing and packed with flavor, enjoy this easy healthy summer salad.

1 pound fresh green beans ends trimmed
1 red D’Anjou pear, thinly sliced
¼ cup olive oil
1 ½ to 2 tbsp red wine vinegar
2 tbsp brown sugar
1/3 cups sugar roaster pecans


In a medium saucepan, blanch the green beans in boiling water for three minutes. Transfer the beans to a bowl of ice water until cooled, then drain and place in a medium sized bowl.

Add the pear slices, and lightly toss.

In a small bowl, prepare salad dressing: Whisk together the oil and vinegar, then add the brown sugar.

Pour the dressing over the beans and pears. Garnish with pecans. Makes six to eight servings.

Recipe from Easy Garden recipes.

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