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Vegan Pesto Recipe

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


Submitted by rambleoutdoors

Makes 1 serving



makes 1 cup, prep time: 5 minutes

Recipe Ingredients for Vegan pesto

3/4 cup pine nuts
2 ounce tofu
3 leaves Basil
4 cloves garlic
1/4 cup nutritional yeast
1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
1/2 teaspoon salt
3/4 cup olive oil

Recipe Directions for Vegan pesto

  1. Place all ingredients except oil in a food processor, and process until slightly smooth. Slowly add oil to the mixture while the processor is on. Serve with bread or toss with pasta.

  2. Variation: Use a different fresh herb of choice. Use a different nut of choice,

  3. such as almonds or walnuts.

Categories

Side Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 393.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
2323
Calories from Fat
2129
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
236.5g
364%
Saturated Fat
28.2g
141%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
1202mg
50%
Potassium
1743mg
50%
Total Carbohydrates
37.5g
12%
Dietary Fiber
15.0g
60%
Sugars
4.2g
Protein
38.1g
Vitamin A 10% Vitamin C 11%
Calcium 21% Iron 90%
* 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
B
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • Low in sodium
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in manganese
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