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Pesto with Walnuts Recipe

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


Submitted by peggyjean

Makes 12 servings



1 serving equals 1 tablespoon, recipe makes about 12 tablespoons. You can thin to sauce consistency with some of the pasta cooking water.

Recipe Ingredients for Pesto with walnuts

3/4 cup fresh Italian Parsley
2 cup leaves, whole Basil, Fresh
1/4 cup pieces or chips Walnuts, English
3 clove Garlic
1/2 teaspoon table salt
1/2 cup Parmesan, Grated Cheese
1/4 cup olive oil

Recipe Directions for Pesto with walnuts

Put all but cheese in food processor. Process until smooth as you like it, then scrape it all into a bowl with the cheese and combine them.
Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 18.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
65
Calories from Fat
55
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.1g
9%
Saturated Fat
1.4g
7%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
4mg
1%
Sodium
163mg
7%
Potassium
23mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
0.9g
0%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
0.1g
Protein
2.0g
Vitamin A 8% Vitamin C 10%
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
  • Low in cholesterol
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in vitamin A
  • High in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sodium
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