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Quick and delicious healthy homemade pesto recipe! Make kids' favourite meals with pesto. Use in pasta, sandwiches, scrambled eggs.. yum!

5 minute spinach pesto


  • Author: Kendra (tiny tummy tales)
  • Prep Time: 4 mins
  • Cook Time: 1 min
  • Total Time: 5 mins
  • Yield: 1 1/2 cups 1x

Description

Quick and delicious healthy homemade pesto recipe! Make kids’ favourite meals with pesto. Use in pasta, sandwiches, scrambled eggs.. yum!


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Ingredients

  • 2 cups spinach
  • 1/3 cup chopped walnuts* (toasted)
  • 1/3 cup parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder (or to taste)
  • 1/2 cup mild flavoured oil (I use avocado)
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 1/2 T lemon juice

Instructions

  1. Put walnuts in a small pan over medium heat and toast until aromatic (about 4 minutes)
  2. Place all ingredients into blender and pulse until mixed.
  3. Enjoy on paninis, pasta, rice, in scrambled eggs etc!

Notes

*You can substitute chopped almonds or pecans for walnuts