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Peanut Pesto Sauce Recipe

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


Submitted by apfelkuchen

Makes 7 servings



Yummy spicy version of pesto. Great for pasta or on top of chicken. Makes around six tablespoons of topping.

Recipe Ingredients for Peanut Pesto Sauce

2 tbsp lemon juice, fresh
2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
1 tbsp brown sugar
28 gram unsalted peanuts, chopped
1 ounce parmesan cheese, chopped
1 tbsp cilantro, minced
1 tbsp basil, minced
1 tbsp parsley, minced
1 tsp fish sauce
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 tsp black pepper, fresh ground
1/4 tsp cayenne pepper
1 garlic clove, minced

Recipe Directions for Peanut Pesto Sauce

  1. Pour liquids into blender. Add herbs, spices and sugar. Mix on low setting.

  2. Add cheese and nuts. Mix on low setting.

  3. Scrape into a small container and refrigerate or mix into hot pasta or pour a spoonful onto hot chicken.

Categories

Cheese, Herbs, Nuts, Appetizers, Main Dish, Side Dish, American, Cocktail Party, Easter, Chill, No Cook

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 20.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
82
Calories from Fat
63
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.0g
11%
Saturated Fat
1.5g
7%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
4mg
1%
Sodium
296mg
12%
Potassium
52mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
2.8g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0.4g
2%
Sugars
1.6g
Protein
2.7g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 5%
Calcium 5% 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
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
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