Cilantro Pesto

Cilantro Pesto Recipe

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Khristi Chiarella

By
@foodie22

A garden summer time favorite as I always have too much cilantro growing! I use this on grilled shrimp, chicken, steaks,as a marinade and even on eggs.
It's versatile and good for you.
Can use as a tappenade as well...

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
3-4
Prep:
10 Min
Method:
Food Processor

Ingredients

3 c
fresh cilantro
1/2 c
pistachio,pinon or pumpkin seeds raw is best
2-3
cloves garlic
1/4 c
olive oil, extra virgin
1
juice of 1 lemon or lime
2 pinch
sea salt
1
finely diced jalapeno
1/2 c
parmigiano-reggiano, grated or feta cheese

How to Make Cilantro Pesto

Step-by-Step

  • 1Blend all ingredients in food processor until mixed well.Let stand for 1 hour in refrigerator before using. can be used immediately for a marinade.

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About Cilantro Pesto

Course/Dish: Salsas, Marinades
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Hashtags: #cilantro, #pesto