Pecan Pesto Recipe

Looking for an easy Pecan pesto recipe? Learn how to make Pecan pesto using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by wendysp

Makes 3 servings



Use this pesto to stuff chicken breasts to make an easy 'gourmet' feel meal. Typically pesto calls for pine nuts but they are EXPENSIVE! I tried this recipe with pecans and am so glad:)

Recipe Ingredients for Pecan pesto

2 tablespoons chopped basil
2 tablespoons chopped pecans
1 garlic clove
1 tablespoon grated parmesan cheese
1/4 teaspoon olive oil

Recipe Directions for Pecan pesto

  1. Super finely chop basil, garlic, pecans, and parmesan.

  2. Add oil ...Done!

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 9.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
44
Calories from Fat
37
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.1g
6%
Saturated Fat
0.6g
3%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
1mg
0%
Sodium
26mg
1%
Potassium
30mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
1.1g
0%
Dietary Fiber
0.5g
2%
Sugars
0.2g
Protein
1.2g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 3% Iron 1%
* 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
  • Low in sugar
  • High in manganese
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