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Pesto Recipe

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Submitted by rb6

Makes 8 servings



Pesto with basil and Italian parsley and pine nuts

Recipe Ingredients for Pesto

2 cups basil
1 cup parsley
1/4 cup olive oil
2 tablespoons pine nuts

Recipe Directions for Pesto

Put ingredients in food processor along with 1 clove garlic and salt to taste and pulse until desired consistency.
Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 22.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
78
Calories from Fat
75
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
8.3g
13%
Saturated Fat
1.1g
5%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
5mg
0%
Potassium
72mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
0.9g
0%
Dietary Fiber
0.4g
2%
Sugars
0.2g
Protein
0.7g
Vitamin A 19% Vitamin C 18%
Calcium 2% Iron 4%
* 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
  • No cholesterol
  • Very low in sodium
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in manganese
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
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