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Homeade Pesto Recipe

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


Submitted by collins22

Makes 15 servings



I imagine this is the nutritional information for about a tablespoon of homeade pesto . . .

Recipe Ingredients for Homeade Pesto

2 cups fresh basil
1 tbs garlic, very finely sliced and then minced
1 tsp salt
3 tbsp pine nuts, preferably roasted and finely chopped or ground
1/3 cup finely grated Parmesan Cheese
1/3 cup olive oil (to produce desired consistency)

Recipe Directions for Homeade Pesto

Combine in Cuisinart all except oil . . . Add oil slowly to produce desired consistency
Categories

Side Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 15.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
66
Calories from Fat
59
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.6g
10%
Saturated Fat
1.1g
6%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
2mg
1%
Sodium
189mg
8%
Potassium
41mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
0.7g
0%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
0.1g
Protein
1.2g
Vitamin A 6% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 3% 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
C+
  Good points
  • Low in cholesterol
  • Very low in sugar
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
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