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Pesto Recipe

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


Submitted by laurab1mps0n

Makes 20 servings



Great on pizza, just don't eat it by the spoonful

Recipe Ingredients for Pesto

2 cups basil
1 cup pecans
1/3 cup olive oil
3 cloves garlic
1 1/4 tsp salt

Recipe Directions for Pesto

  1. mix in blender in this order...

  2. Garlic mince first

  3. Then add basil, nuts on top and salt on top of that.

  4. Blend well then add olive oil

Categories

Side Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 12.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
70
Calories from Fat
68
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.5g
12%
Saturated Fat
0.8g
4%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
147mg
6%
Potassium
31mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
1.0g
0%
Dietary Fiber
0.6g
2%
Sugars
0.2g
Protein
0.6g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 1% 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
C
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in manganese
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