Homemade pesto is made quick and easy, you only need a few ingredients. The pesto is perfect with pasta, in your salad or as a spread on bread. 

The almonds also provide you with important unsaturated fatty acids and essential micronutrients such as vitamin E, calcium, magnesium and folic acid.

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Green pesto with almonds

Prep Time15 mins
Total Time15 mins
Servings: 8

Ingredients

Instructions

  • First, put the almonds and pine nuts in a small mixer and chop them. 
  • Next, add the spinach and basil leaves and mix everything again.
  • Squeeze half a lemon and then add the lemon juice to the mix.
  • Put the 2 garlic cloves in a garlic press and add them to the pesto. 
  • Finally, add 4 tablespoons of olive oil and mix well in your blender. Season the pesto to taste, we have used salt and pepper.

Katrin

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