Mixed Nut Pesto

pesto with mixed nuts

pesto with mixed nuts

Pine nuts can be pricey, so try making your next batch of fresh pesto with with mixed nuts! 

Mixed Nuts Pesto
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Recipe type: Sauce, Dip,
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Serves: 6
 

Price friendly alternative to the traditional pine nut pesto, this version is made with ½ cup of roasted almonds, walnuts, cashews, and peanuts.
Ingredients
  • 1 cup olive oil
  • ½ cup parmesan/romano, shredded
  • ½ cup mixed roasted nuts
  • 2 cups chopped basil
  • 1 tsp. sea salt
  • 3 cloves garlic

Instructions
  1. Leave the olive oil on the side, but add all ingredients to your food processor.
  2. Chop until fairly smooth and slowly add the olive oil until it reaches the desired consistency.

 



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