Saturday, June 6, 2020

Basil Spinach Walnut Hemp Pesto

This basil spinach walnut hemp pesto is vegan as well as dairy gratis, and it is filled with lots of healthy fats together with greens! It’sec a cracking spread on sandwiches, mixed into eggs, or to be used equally a dip for veggies!


Overhead shot of a bowl of pesto with a bowl of walnuts above it, a bowl of hemp seeds, and a lemon and a bronze spoon beside it

I’ve been on such a pesto kick late! I hateful, I always honey it, just I’ve been adding it to everything! And I have 2 more pesto recipes coming this calendar month. I judge it’second practiced, right? March/St. Patty’s Day means lots of greenish!



Overhead shot of a bowls of spinach, basil, walnuts, hemp seeds, and salt and pepper with a head of garlic and a halved lemon below them


I ever add together parm to my pesto, because it’s my favorite cheese, too unremarkably pesto isn’t complete without it! This i notwithstanding, is SO delicious without it as well as it’sec dairy gratis for all of you lot who accept dairy intolerances too/or are vegan!


Even for someone like me who doesn’t take any issues with dairy, I LOVE this pesto together with it’second and then dandy to switch it upward from time to fourth dimension! It’second then flavorful I could consume it alongside a spoon. And at that place’s no cheese! Crazy.


Close up shot of a food processor filled with basil, spinach, walnuts, garlic, and hemp seeds


AND yous go an extra dose of greens inward, because this pesto is loaded amongst spinach. You tin’t even gustatory modality it as well as it makes it extra dark-green in addition to pretty! Because I’1000 all almost pretty nutrient.


Keeping alongside the superfood theme, I also added salubrious fats inward the course of hemp seeds, walnuts, in addition to olive petroleum of form. The hemp seeds add together the perfect total of nuttiness in addition to the walnuts make it super creamy.


Close up shot of a food processor filled with pesto


I hateful, simply wait how creamy in addition to beautiful.


This stuff is amazing on eggs, sandwiches, too even every bit a dip for veggies! And pasta. Duh.


Overhead shot of a plate of pesto pasta with a bronze fork resting on the plate, with a bowl of pesto with a bronze spoon sticking out above it, as well as a bowl of walnuts and a squeezed lemon


Like this! Nothing will ever be quite every bit satisfying every bit a large plate of pasta for me. It’sec the nutrient I grew upwardly on, too it volition always concur a particular home inward my heart (as well as my belly).


When I tell grew upwardly on it, I mean I ate it every twenty-four hour period, sometimes twice a twenty-four hour period. No joke. My later on schoolhouse snack would well-nigh always live a bowl of pasta. I don’t know how I wasn’t inwards a 24/7 carb coma.


Close up shot of a bowl of pesto with a spoon sticking out and a blurred bowl of walnuts in the background


Cannot go enough of this material. I forgot to mention. It’sec actually dandy as a dressing for salad if y'all have a spoonful of it and add together a few squeezes of lemon in addition to/or vinegar. It’second SO flavorful in addition to amazing.


I dearest it on zoodles likewise!



It also freezes really well likewise, in addition to it’ll go along in the refrigerator for up to two weeks!




Overhead shot of a bowl of pesto with a spoon sticking out with a bowl of walnuts above it, a bowl of hemp seeds, and a lemon


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Basil Spinach Walnut Hemp Pesto



This basil spinach walnut hemp pesto is vegan as well as dairy complimentary, too it is filled alongside lots of good for you fats as well as greens! It'sec a cracking spread on sandwiches, mixed into eggs, or to live used every bit a dip for veggies!




Course

Dip, Sauce



Cuisine

Dairy Free, Gluten Free, Vegan, Vegetarian





Prep Time 15 minutes


Total Time xv minutes




Servings viii


Calories 192 kcal


Author Molly


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