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Sweet & Spicy Green Beans

Image of Sweet & Spicy Green Beans


  • 1 lb green beans, trimmed
  • 1 teaspoon vegetable oil
  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil
  • 1 teaspoon ginger, grated
  • 2 teaspoon garlic, minced
  • 1/4 cup Grade A Amber Color, Rich Taste Syrup
  • 2 tsp lime juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon chili flakes
  • 1 teaspoon sesame seeds, toasted


  1. In a large skillet on low heat add vegetable oil and garlic until lightly golden.
  2. Turn up the heat and add green beans, sesame oil, ginger, soy sauce, lime juice, chili flakes and maple syrup.
  3. Toss the green beans to coat in the sauce and continue cooking for 5 minutes.
  4. Transfer to dish and garnish with toasted sesame seeds.