2 pounds fresh green beans, washed and trimmed
2 slices bacon
1/4 cup sliced almonds
Remove both ends of beans, break in half, and wash thoroughly.
Place in a large pot and add water 3 to 4 inches from the top. Add bacon and cook until tender.
Remove bacon from cooking water and discard. Remove beans and place in a large bowl, add almonds and toss. Serve Hot.