Pesto Recipe

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


Submitted by amanda403

Makes 7 servings



made from the leaves of a fred meyer 4oz box of basil. garlic cloves are large.

Recipe Ingredients for pesto

3 oz basil leaves
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 cloves garlic
1/4 cup walnut pieces

Recipe Directions for pesto

Put in food processor and blend until smooth.
Categories

Side Dish, No Cook

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 21.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
66
Calories from Fat
59
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.6g
10%
Saturated Fat
0.7g
3%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
1mg
0%
Potassium
63mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
1.0g
0%
Dietary Fiber
0.5g
2%
Sugars
0.1g
Protein
1.5g
Vitamin A 13% Vitamin C 4%
Calcium 3% Iron 3%
* 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
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in manganese
  • High in vitamin A
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