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Pesto Sauce Recipe

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


Submitted by vtriola

Makes 8 servings



Attempt at lowering the calorie count of this pizza favorite

Recipe Ingredients for pesto sauce

1/4 cup olive oil
1/4 cup canola oil
4 cups fresh basil leaves
4 cloves garlic
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 cup parmasan cheese

Recipe Directions for pesto sauce

place basil, parmasan cheese and garlic in food processor. Process until fine. Add olive oil and canola oil while processing until sauce consistency is obtained.
Categories

Herbs, First Course

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 30.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
138
Calories from Fat
130
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
14.5g
22%
Saturated Fat
2.0g
10%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
3mg
1%
Sodium
194mg
8%
Potassium
45mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
0.9g
0%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
0.1g
Protein
1.7g
Vitamin A 13% Vitamin C 4%
Calcium 6% 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
  • Very low in sugar
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