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"I love pesto, but the commercial pestos and recipes I come across have so much oil, I can't bring myself to try them. Using a couple of recipes as a guide, I fiddled around until I came up with one that had the right consistency." -Kris McDowell, Eagan, MN

Kris McDowell
Recipe by Cooking Light August 2005


Recipe Summary test

3/4 cup (serving size: 2 tablespoons)


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Combine all ingredients in a food processor; process until smooth.


Nutrition Facts

54 calories; calories from fat 75%; fat 4.5g; saturated fat 1.2g; mono fat 2.3g; poly fat 0.9g; protein 2.4g; carbohydrates 1.2g; fiber 0.7g; cholesterol 4mg; iron 0.6mg; sodium 279mg; calcium 74mg.