Cajun Green Bean Casserole

This green bean casserole will be the talk of the holiday table with its smoky bacon flavor and the spicy heat from the Perfect Pinch® Cajun Seasoning.

Serves: 12
Serving Size: 1/2 cup
15 mins Prep time 45 mins Cook time
15 mins Prep time
45 mins Cook time
  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Place green beans in boiling water in 4- to 6-quart Dutch oven; cook on medium heat 4 to 6 minutes or until tender-crisp. Rinse under cold water; drain well.

  • Cook bacon in same pan on medium heat until crisp. Remove bacon; drain on paper towels. Discard all but 2 tablespoons of the drippings from pan. Add celery, onion and bell pepper; cook and stir 5 minutes or until tender. Add soup, milk and 1 teaspoon of the Seasoning; cook and stir 2 minutes or until well blended and heated through. Add green beans and 1/2 of the bacon; toss gently to coat. Spoon into 13x9-inch baking dish.

  • Bake 15 minutes. Remove from oven. Stir carefully to blend. Sprinkle with fried onions, remaining bacon and 1 teaspoon Seasoning. Bake 10 to 15 minutes longer or until heated through and top is lightly browned.

Cooking tip

Substitution Tip: Two packages (16 ounces each) frozen cut green beans, thawed, or 4 cans (14 1/2 ounces each) cut green beans, drained, may be used in place of the fresh green beans. Continue as directed in step 2.

Nutrition information

(Amount per serving)

  • 128Calories: 128Cholesterol: 7mg
  • Sodium: 389mgProtein: 4g
  • Total Fat: 8gFiber: 2g
  • Carbohydrate: 10g