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Pesto Recipe

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


Submitted by alarmcali

Makes 16 servings



basil, almonds, olive oil and water

Recipe Ingredients for pesto

2 cup leaves, whole Basil, Fresh
1 oz Raw Almonds
2.5 serving Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Recipe Directions for pesto

in a food processor, blend 2 cups basil, 1/4 cup raw almonds, 1/4 olive oil, 1/2 water
Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 7.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
29
Calories from Fat
28
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
3.1g
5%
Saturated Fat
0.4g
2%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Sodium
0mg
0%
Potassium
21mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
0.5g
0%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
0.1g
Protein
0.5g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 1% Iron 1%
* 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
88% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • Very low in sodium
  • Low in sugar
  • High in vitamin A
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