Cilantro Pesto Recipe

Looking for an easy Cilantro Pesto recipe? Learn how to make Cilantro Pesto using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by vttrailrunner

Makes 12 servings



Goes with Grilled Chicken Tenders

Recipe Ingredients for Cilantro Pesto

1 tbsp lime juice
1 tbsp honey
1/2 tsp canola oil
2 cups loosely packed fresh cilantro leaves, (1-2 bunches)
2 scallions, sliced
2 tablespoons toasted sesame seeds

Recipe Directions for Cilantro Pesto

Place cilantro, scallions, sesame seeds and the reserved marinade in a food processor and process until fairly smooth.
Categories

Quick

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 7.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
17
Calories from Fat
8
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
0.9g
1%
Saturated Fat
0.1g
0%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
1mg
0%
Potassium
16mg
0%
Total Carbohydrates
2.1g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0.3g
1%
Sugars
1.5g
Protein
0.3g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 2% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • Very low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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