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Pesto Recipe

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


Submitted by belisle77

Makes 12 servings



Home made pesto with heart heathy olive oil. 1 tsp = serving

Recipe Ingredients for Pesto

1 cup basil
1/4 cup olive oil
1/2 tsp salt
1/3 cup parmesan cheese
1/3 cup pinenuts
3 cloves garlic

Recipe Directions for Pesto

crush basil, roasted pine nuts, blanched garlic and salt into paste and parm and olive oil. enjoy.
Categories

Side Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 13.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
74
Calories from Fat
63
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.0g
11%
Saturated Fat
1.5g
7%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
2mg
1%
Sodium
140mg
6%
Potassium
12mg
0%
Total Carbohydrates
1.4g
0%
Dietary Fiber
0.5g
2%
Sugars
0.2g
Protein
1.6g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 4% 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
D+
  Good points
  • Low in cholesterol
  • Very low in sugar
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