This side dish could almost serve as a meal.
Southern Style Green Beans
4 large potatoes, diced
4 cans green beans
12 strips of cooked bacon, diced
1/2 cup diced onion
1 tablespoon minced garlic
2 teaspoons salt
2 teaspoons black pepper
Combine the prepared potatoes, green beans, prepared bacon, diced onion, minced garlic, salt and black pepper in a large pot over medium high heat.
Add enough water to cover all by about 3 inches.
Keep on medium high heat until boiling.
Let boil for 45 minutes, then turn the heat to medium and boil for at least another hour.
Do not stir the mixture.