Red Pepper Pesto Recipe

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


Submitted by kishmish

Makes 4 servings



good on sandwiches; mix into pasta by adding some starch filled pasta cooking water to mix

Recipe Ingredients for red pepper pesto

1 red pepper
1 1/4 tbsp slivered almond
14 grams parmesan
1/2 garlic clove
1 tsp tomato puree
1/8 tsp salt
1 tsp extra virgin olive oil

Recipe Directions for red pepper pesto

  1. roast pepper and pull off skin

  2. pulse all ingredients except oil in processor

  3. slowly incorporate oil

  4. adjust seasoning to preference

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 38.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
46
Calories from Fat
28
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
3.1g
5%
Saturated Fat
0.8g
4%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
3mg
1%
Sodium
128mg
5%
Potassium
87mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
2.5g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0.8g
3%
Sugars
1.4g
Protein
2.0g
Vitamin A 19% Vitamin C 64%
Calcium 5% 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
96% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • Low in cholesterol
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
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