Green bean casserole is a Southern classic, and this slow-cooker version makes it even easier. Go beyond the standard “recipe on the can” casserole by adding Alfredo sauce (instead of cream of mushroom soup), water chestnuts, Parmesan cheese, and toasted pecans.

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Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Stir together first 6 ingredients and half of French fried onions; spoon mixture into a lightly greased 4-qt. slow cooker.

  • Cover and cook on LOW 4 1/2 hours or until bubbly.

  • Heat pecans and remaining half of French fried onions in a small nonstick skillet over medium-low heat, stirring often, 1 to 2 minutes or until toasted and fragrant; sprinkle over casserole just before serving.