Steamin' Taters 'n' Beans

Mr. Food

Serves: 6
Cooking Time: 45 min

What You'll Need:

  • 1 (2-ounce) piece salt pork, (see note)
  • 1 pound fresh green beans, trimmed and cut in half
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 12 small red potatoes (about 2 pounds), cut in half
  • 2 teaspoons salt

What To Do:

  1. In a large pot, combine salt pork, green beans, and pepper with enough water to cover. Place potatoes on top and sprinkle with salt. Cover loosely and bring to a boil over high heat.
  2. Reduce heat to low and simmer 30 to 35 minutes, or until potatoes and beans are tender. Serve in bowls with broth.


  • Three slices raw bacon will work just as well as salt pork.

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