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 Green Bean Sesame Salad
 Recipe By:      Taste of Home  July/96
 Serving Size:   6
 Preparation Time:       0:00
 Categories:     Vegetables      Side Dish       
 Amount  Measure Ingredient      Preparation Method
 1       pound   green beans     fresh
 2       tablespoons     olive oil       or vegetable oil
 1       tablespoon      lemon juice     
 2       tablespoons     sesame seeds    toasted
 1       clove   garlic  minced
 1/2     teaspoon        salt    optional
 1/2     teaspoon        crushed red pepper flakes       
 1/8     teaspoon        pepper  
 In a saucepan, cover beans with water; cook until crisp-tender.  Drain 
 and rinse in cold water.  Place in a serving bowl.   Sprinkle with 
 remaining ingredients; toss to coat.  Serve at room temperature.