Important Update: Calorie Count will be shutting down on March 15th. Please click here to read the announcement. Data export is available.

Pesto Recipe

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


Submitted by jusjoan

Makes 16 servings



Good on everything or eat it with a spoon

Recipe Ingredients for Pesto

4 cups fresh basil
1/2 cup grated parmesan cheese
3/4 cup pine nuts
3/4 cup olive oil
4 cloves garlic

Recipe Directions for Pesto

use a food processor to mix all ingredients
Categories

Appetizers, Italian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 26.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
149
Calories from Fat
139
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
15.4g
24%
Saturated Fat
2.3g
11%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
3mg
1%
Sodium
49mg
2%
Potassium
63mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
1.4g
0%
Dietary Fiber
0.4g
2%
Sugars
0.3g
Protein
2.3g
Vitamin A 7% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 5% Iron 3%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
Legend

Fat
Protein
Carbs
Alcohol
Other

Calorie Breakdown
Nutrition Breakdown
Daily Values
Daily Values

Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C
  Good points
  • Very low in cholesterol
  • Low in sodium
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in manganese
  •  
    Join Calorie Count - It's Easy and Free!
    CREATE FREE ACCOUNT
    Advertisement