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Basil Pesto
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5 Minute Pesto Recipe

5 Minute Pesto Recipe
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Condiments
Cuisine: American
Keyword: basil, pine nuts
Servings: 32 tbsp
Calories: 63kcal
Author: Darcey Olson
Cost: $7

Ingredients

  • 1 cup Basil
  • 2/3 cup Parmesan Cheese
  • 1/3 cup Pine Nuts
  • 1/4 - 1/2 cup High-quality Olive Oil
  • 2 tbsp Parsley
  • 2-3 Garlic Cloves to Taste
  • 1/2 tsp Kosher Salt
  • 1/4 tsp Lemon Juice

Instructions

  • Put all the ingredients into a blender or food processor and blend until smooth.
  • Start with 1/4 cup olive oil and add up to an extra 1/4 cup, depending on your taste preference.

Nutrition

Calories: 63kcal | Carbohydrates: 0.4g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 1mg | Sodium: 70mg | Potassium: 15mg | Fiber: 0.1g | Sugar: 0.1g | Vitamin A: 77IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 27mg | Iron: 0.2mg