Citrus Green Bean Salad
2 pounds green beans, trimmed and cut into 1-inch piecesIn a large saucepan of boiling water, cook the beans until just crisp-tender, about 3 minutes. Drain and set aside. In jar with a tight fitting lid, shake together all remaining ingredients. Toss beans with dressing shortly before serving. Serve at room temperature or slightly chilled.
1/2 cup fresh orange juice
1 tablespoon finely grated orange zest
3 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
1 teaspoon sugar
1 teaspoon coarse-grain mustard
3/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup olive oil
1/2 cup finely chopped red onion
Freshly ground pepper, to taste
Or even try it slightly warmed as Gary suggested.
Source of recipe: Jean