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.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C
  Good points
  • Very low in cholesterol
  • Low in sodium
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in manganese
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