Cilantro and Habanero Pesto

Lynn Socko


You either love it or you hate it! I adore it, and love anything with heat.


★★★★★ 1 vote

makes about 1 1/2 c
5 Min


  • 2
    large handfuls of cilantro
  • 1/2 c
    olive oil
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/2 tsp
    each of salt, pepper, and granulated garlic
  • 1/2 tsp
    lime juice
  • 6 oz
    queso fresco, crumbled
  • 3
    habanero pepper, fresh

How to Make Cilantro and Habanero Pesto


  1. Cilantro should fill a standard size food processor. Add remaining ingredients and blend until puree'd.

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About Cilantro and Habanero Pesto

Course/Dish: Spreads
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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