Southern Green Beans

Southern Green Beans

This is a 1930s recipe provided exactly as written. This recipe comes from a 1930s Westinghouse Oven Manual that was passed down from generation to generation.
Prep Time 30 mins
Cook Time 1 hr 45 mins
Total Time 2 hrs 15 mins
Servings 8


  • 2 pounds green beans washed and cut
  • 5 slices chopped uncooked bacon
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp pepper
  • 1/2 cup water


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F
  • Wash and cut green beans
  • Place prepared beans in 3-4 quart casserole dish
  • Add bacon
  • Add seasonings
  • Add water
  • Cover with lid or foil
  • Bake in preheated oven for 1 hour and 45 minutes
  • Remove from oven and serve

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