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Pesto Recipe

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


Submitted by andreamanus

Makes 55 servings



Delicious sauce for pasta, fish, chicken or as mix with cream cheese and serve with crackers for an appetizer.

Recipe Ingredients for Pesto

9 cups basil
3 cups cilantro
2 cups pine nuts
1 cup walnuts
2 cups olive oil
4 cups parmesan cheese

Recipe Directions for Pesto

Mix the above in a food processor.
Categories

Appetizers

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 30.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
150
Calories from Fat
132
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
14.7g
23%
Saturated Fat
2.6g
13%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
6mg
2%
Sodium
112mg
5%
Potassium
87mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
1.5g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0.6g
2%
Sugars
0.2g
Protein
4.2g
Vitamin A 9% Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 9% 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
  • Low in cholesterol
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in manganese
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