Homemade Pesto

September 1, 2017

 

Quick and easy to make, this homemade Pesto recipes gives a fresh and healthy taste to any salad or pasta dish!

 

 

 

Ingredients:                                               

2 TBSP olive oil

 

1/4 cup chopped

Fresh basil leaves 

 

1/2 cup chopped spinach

 

1/4 cup pine nuts

 

pinch salt

 

pinch pepper

 

squeeze of lemon

 

 

 

All the above can be altered according to taste depending on how thick you want the pesto. 

 

 

 

 

Method 1.

 

If you have a blender or food processor, just add all the ingredients and blend till everything is broken down

 

 

Method 2.

 

If you don't have a blender, use a Pestle and mortar.

Again, just add everything and get to work! 

 

 

 

 

Nutritional facts: * 

 

Calories (Kcal): 501

Protein: 9g

Fat: 50g

Carbohydrates: 28g

of which sugars: 3g

 

 

*Ideal for a salad or pasta dish that serves 3-4

 

 

 

 

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