How To Make Green Beans On A Traeger

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Do you love green beans as much as I do?  I could eat bushels of them.  Add to that some garden rub and the Traeger grill and it only gets better.

How To Make Green Beans On A Traeger

See how easy it is to master this dish on your pellet grill. The wood fired flavor will give it that smoky flavor making it a side dish that will make an appearance again and again at the table.

Print Recipe for Traeger Roasted Green Beans
Yield: Serves 6-8 people
Prep time: 5 Minutes
Cook time: 15-20 minutes, depending on desired doneness


Measure   Ingredient                                                                        Prep Notes      
2 lbs             Green Beans, Fresh, Whole                                     Bag weight is 32oz
4 tbsp           Oil, Canola/Olive Blend
2 tbsp           Garden Rub, 5280 Culinary                           
Meat Church Pellets or Reserve Blend Pellets                                                               
Traeger Grilling Basket                                                                                                  


Prep Directions:

  • Green Bean Prep
    • Check for sticks, stems or stalks
    • Clip or pick as needed

Cooking Directions:

Wash all tools prior to use
Clean and sanitize all cutting boards and prep surfaces prior to use
Read all manufacturer’s instructions before using grills, or any cooking tools
Clean out Traeger as needed and change drip tray liner
Fill pellet hopper with Ace Reserve Blend Pellets
Set Traeger to 400˚ F, hit enter and hit ignite
Rinse and air dry the green beans
Place into a mixing bowl or aluminum disposable pan
Lightly drizzle with oil and season to taste with the Garden rub
Mix well to ensure they are coated
Toss the green beans again to coat once more
Carefully place the green beans onto the grilling basket
Open Traeger and place the grilling pan onto the grill
Roast for 15 minutes and toss or stir if needed
Close the lid and continue to roast until desired doneness is reached, approx cook time 15-20 minutes
Remove using heat safe gloves and tongs, place onto a surface that will handle hot items
For a nice glaze and finish, drizzle with Fire Honey
For a nice crunch, top with toasted salted almonds
Serve with tongs

Shopping List

Traeger Ironwood 885                                                           Ace SKU – 8030462
Traeger Pellets                                                                          Ace SKU – 8015887
Traeger Grilling Basket                                                         Ace SKU - 8019502
Garden Rub, 5280 Culinary                                                  Ace SKU -  8561920
Fire Honey, 5280 Culinary                                                     Ace SKU -  8017719
Published on 10/20/2021.
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